Kolkata: The discovery of parachutes and other equipments in Birpur area of Nadia district created quite a stir among the villagers.

The matter was reported to the police, which after investigations found that the equipments belonged to the Indian Centre for Space Physics (ICSP), headquartered in Kolkata.

The equipment was handed over to the officials later.

According to the police, the people of Virpur got suspicious after discovering two small boxes and parachutes lying in the village and informed the matter to the Nakashipara police station.

The investigations revealed that the stuff fell while collecting data for the Centre’s purpose.

(JPN/Bureau)