Gunmen are reported to have been shot by Indian security forces at Delhi’s main international airport tonight after a massive security operation was imposed following warnings that terrorists were planning 9/11-style hijackings and possible suicide attacks.
Airports in India went on high alert today following fresh warnings of attacks as officials said India suspects two senior leaders of a banned Pakistani militant group orchestrated last week’s atrocity in Mumbai which left 188 people including a Briton dead and more than 300 injured.
Details on the shootings are sketchy but witnesses said police fired at least six round at a gunman or gunmen outside the main airport building.
It was not immediately clear whether there had been casualties.
The Indian police have called it a ‘minor incident’ in which no-one was killed, according to the Associated Press….