New Delhi: Passengers on-board an Air India flight resorted to unruly behaviour after they acquired restive with the delay.
Aviation regulator DGCA has requested the nationwide service to look into the difficulty after the video shot by a passenger went viral.
The Air India flight 865, was scheduled to depart at 10 a.m. on January 3, from Delhi however flew out at 5:59 p.m.
The video exhibits just a few passengers attempting to open the plane’s door by pressure and quarrelling with the cabin workers.
Whereas the matter is being probed, an Air India cited technical glitch for the delay within the flight.
“A video of a few passengers of AI 865 of 2nd Jan is being widely circulated in different forums. The flight AI 865 of 2nd January was considerably delayed due to technical reasons,” an Air India spokesperson mentioned.
He mentioned Air India administration has requested the working crew for an in depth report on the reported misbehaviour by some passengers and that additional motion can be thought-about after getting the report.
Air India witnesses frequent delays in flight resulting from technical points drawing wrath from the passengers.
In what suggests its poor working efficiency, the official DGCA information exhibits the airline scores very poorly on its on-time efficiency (OTP).
— ANI (@ANI) January 4, 2020