Air India announce chappals, shoes not allowed inside cabin, need to be checked in as baggage

Couple of incidents that occurred inside Air India flights have come to limelight in last few days. In a single case Kapil Sharma threw his shoe at Sunil Grover on account of Sunil along with totally different workers members started consuming sooner than Mr. Sharma accomplished his drinks.

In a single different case Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad started hitting Air India staff with chappal on account of he was not given a enterprise class seat and instead he was requested to take an financial system class seat which one different MP has termed it in that earlier as cattle class.

“Our investigation for both the incidents are not complete, however, looking at the danger the shoes and chappals pose to co-passengers as well as our cabin crew members, we have decided henceforth passengers need to remove footwears during check-in time, shoes and chappals must be packed along with their baggage which are not allowed inside cabin,” said Air India spokesperson whereas chatting with us.

AI spokesperson went on in order so as to add, “Our airports are clean and there is no danger to our passengers if they walk barefoot inside the airports”. After we requested, there are conditions when baggages are misplaced or misplaced, do you anticipate the passengers to go from airport barefoot, Mr. Saxena knowledgeable, “No, we will keep some spare chappals at exit gates, we will hand over those to such passengers. However, we being a public carrier running through taxpayers’ money, we cannot give those foot wears for free. Passengers need to return them while collecting their baggage.”

On the check-in counter, we witnessed heated argument between a pair with Air India staff. The lady, Arati, was in a position to remove her extreme heels, nonetheless her fiancé Sumedh was not ready. Mr. Sumedh knowledgeable us, “Next month we are getting married. My parents and some of my relatives are coming to airport to receive us. If they will see Arati is no match for me in height, they might cancel my wedding. They must allow Arati to wear her high heels, otherwise need full refund, I will book in another private airline.”

On the end, Air India and Sumedh had a compromise, Arati ought to depart her extreme heels inside cockpit, after landing she’s going to get it.