Kerala CM orders probe into airport incident

Last Updated: Friday, October 19, 2012 - 19:42

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy ordered a probe into the incident of protest by passengers of an Air India flight at the International Airport here on Friday that led to a hijack alarm.
Complaints of passengers against the pilot, who sent a hijack alert in panic, and also the pilot`s complaints against passengers would be looked into, he said.

The Chief Minister said he has instructed Director General of Police KS Balasubramaniam to investigate the matter.

Around 200 passengers of an Air India Kochi-bound flight from Abu Dhabi protested and some allegedly tried to enter the cockpit after it was diverted here due to poor visibility.


Download the all new Zee News app for Android and iOS to stay up to date with latest headlines and news stories in Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Technology, Business and much more from India and around the world.

First Published: Friday, October 19, 2012 - 19:42

More from zeenews

comments powered by Disqus