Bomb scare at Jinnah International Airport Karachi
KARACHI: The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) discovered a suspicious bag on a motorbike in the parking area of Jinnah international airport on Tuesday night.
The CAA vigilance and cargo terminal staff during routine inspection heard a beep sound and saw blinking lights from a bag on a motorcycle which was parked before the domestic cargo gate.
Moreover, the Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) was alerted by the security staff of the airport. The squad arrived and defused the device right away.
The device was not explosive and could have only produced fire said the Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS).
Furthermore, the owner of the bike was a guard of Royal Airport Services, Sundeep Kumar. Kumar said that it was just a flashing torch, which was also confirmed by the BDS.