SpiceJet passenger arrested: A passenger has been arrested after he was accused of misbehaving with a feminine cabin crew member on a SpiceJet flight from Delhi to Hyderabad. In accordance with officers, the grievance was lodged by Sushant Srivastava, the airline’s safety officer, on behalf of the cabin crew member. The passenger, recognized as Absar Alam, was travelling from Delhi to Hyderabad together with his household. Throughout take-off, Alam allegedly misbehaved with a lady member of the crew.
He has been booked underneath Part 354A (sexual harassment) of the Indian Penal Code on the Indira Gandhi Worldwide Airport (IGIA) police station and arrested. Earlier on Monday, January 23, Khan was offloaded following the incident and brought to the police station by SpiceJet safety and the PCR employees.
“A PCR name was obtained at 4.39 pm on Monday a few passenger allegedly molesting a cabin crew member on SpiceJet Flight-8133 from Delhi to Hyderabad. The decision was made by Srivastava, SpiceJet’s safety officer,” a senior police officer stated.
Passenger accused of touching a crew member ‘inappropriately’
In accordance with reviews, the passenger had touched one of many crew members “inappropriately.” However, fellow passengers claimed that it was an accident because of the confined space on the flight. The passenger later gave a written apology, however he was offloaded to keep away from any additional conflicts.
“On January 23, 2023, SpiceJet wet-leased Corendon plane was scheduled to function SG-8133 (Delhi – Hyderabad). Throughout boarding at Delhi, one passenger behaved in an unruly and inappropriate method, harassing and inflicting disturbance to the cabin crew,” the airline stated in an announcement.
“The crew knowledgeable the PIC and safety employees of the identical. The stated passenger and a co-passenger, who have been travelling collectively, have been offloaded and handed over to the safety workforce,” the assertion additional learn.
(With inputs from PTI)