Saturday, November 11, 2017

Air India Pilot Booked For Sexually Harassing Female Flight Attendant

Thiruvananthapuram: An Air India Express pilot was booked by the Kerala Police on charges of sexually harassing a female flight attendant. The police have registered a case against him under section 354 A (sexual harassment) of the Indian Penal Code. (Watch Video: Ruckus at IGI Airport After Delhi-Patna Flight Returns Following Diversion to Varanasi)
In her complaint, filed after an incident in September, the woman said that she had to face constant sexual advances from the pilot and this prompted her to quit her job.
On September 18, as per the complaint, the woman was harassed allegedly again by the pilot. Meanwhile, the police are in the process of recording the statements of the ones who were on duty on that day.
Air India Express is a low-cost carrier headquartered in Kochi. A wholly owned subsidiary of flag carrier airline Air India, it is operated by Air India Express Limited.