A shocking incident came to light in Srinagar, where a soldier of the Indian army was detained at the Srinagar airport on Monday as he had live ammunition in his possession.

The army man has been identified as Rifleman PK Gouda of Rashtriya Rifles and he had 15 live rounds in his possession when he was detained.

The soldier is from Bihar and he was to board a flight to Delhi from Srinagar.

A probe has been initiated in the matter and he was questioned to find out why he had live ammunition with him.