Updated: May 5, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
The NSG commandos safely removed the grenade on Friday.(Image: Huma Khan/News18)
New Delhi: A live grenade was found during the cleaning of a well on the premises of the Red Fort on Thursday evening, triggering a security scare.
The grenade was found by the Archaeological Survey of India officials, following which they alerted the police and the Central Industrial Security Force.
A police cordon was thrown around the area and the National Security Guard was informed, said a senior police officer.
The NSG commandos safely removed the grenade on Friday he said.