Passenger from Tamil Nadu detained at airport for carrying fish detector
Valiyathura: A passenger bound for Sharjah was detained at the Thiruvananthapuram International Airport after a GPS tracker used for detecting schools of fish was found in his luggage.
CISF officials detained Tamil Nadu Gandhi Nagar native Muthukrishna who is a fisherman. He was later handed over to Valiyathura police.
The GPS tracker is included in the list of things that passengers are not allowed to carry.
Previously, four fishermen from Tamil Nadu was held at the airport for bringing GPS trackers. All of them were arrested during checking.
Valiyathura inspector R Jayaprakash said that many others are coming to the airport carrying GPS trackers.