Saturday, September 01, 2018

FIR Against Air India Pilot For Skipping Alcohol Test Before Flight

New Delhi: The Delhi Police has filed an FIR against Air India's head of operations Captain Arvind Kathpalia and aviation regulator DGCA's Joint Director General Lalit Gupta for alleged violation of aircraft rules, an official said today.
A court in the national capital had directed the Delhi police to lodge an FIR against them for alleged violation of aircraft rules, tampering with  evidence and intimidating a doctor working with Air India in January, 2017.

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Airport) Sanjay Bhatia confirmed that it has registered an FIR against Arvind Kathpalia and Lalit Gupta.
In a recent order, Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gurmohina Kaur Gupta ruled that Lalit Gupta be named as an accused in the FIR for allegedly covering up the actions of Mr Kathpalia.
01/09/18 PTI/NDTV