Air India blacklists Shiv Sena MP who hit staff with slippers, FIR lodged

New Delhi: After the Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad hit a staffer of the Air India alongside together with his slipper, Delhi Airport Supervisor, Harinder Singh on Thursday instructed ANI that the staffer of the nationwide supplier is agitated and subsequently they’ve blacklisted the earlier.

Earlier throughout the day, Gaikwad, wrote a letter to Civil Aviation Minsiter Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, whereas itemizing out the problems confronted by him throughout the flight.

Gaikwad in his letter said that he was misled by the Air India and acknowledged that he was given enterprise class ticket, nonetheless later he acquired right here to know that there was no enterprise class half throughout the flight.

"If there was no business class in the flight then why Air India is booking flight for it. I complaint about this in Delhi Airport, but the management started misbehaving with me and said that we have seen number of MPs like you and even threatened to complain to the Prime Minsiter," acknowledged the letter despatched by Gaikwad.

Gaikwad said that he even complained regarding the facility supplied throughout the flight and added that it was not successfully maintained as there was no TV, towel or tissue paper.

Whereas elevating question on the timing of the flight, Gaikwad said these are causes for the loss being witnessed by the nationwide supplier in the meanwhile when all the alternative private flights are incomes pretty successfully.

Itemizing his points, the Shiv Sena MP requested the Aviation Minsiter and the Speaker to probe the matter and to hunt out the reason behind these factors highlighted by him.

Within the meantime, Air India registered two FIRs in the direction of Gaikwad for hitting an Air India staffer alongside together with his slipper over sitting drawback and for forcibly holding the flight and delaying it for 40 minutes.

A Deputy Widespread Supervisor (DGM) of Air India has submitted the inquiry report corroborating the incident and is inspecting creation of no fly itemizing of unruly passengers, said Air India spokesperson.

Earlier throughout the day, an adamant Gaikwad bragged about hitting an Air India staffer adopted by a enterprise class sitting drawback.

"Yes, I had hit the staff. Do you expect me to hear their abuses quietly? What should have I done? He first misbehaved with me," Gaikwad instructed ANI.

The Air India staffer, who was hit by Gaikwad, said that the MP hit him and used unhealthy phrases and humiliated him in entrance of all of the crew.

"When I told him what he (Gaikwad) is asking isn't possible, he became abusive and started using foul language. God save our country if this is the culture and behaviour of our MPs," the Air India staffer said.

Gaikwad was travelling from Pune to New Delhi when the scuffle broke out over the sitting affiliation.

The MP claimed that his ticket was for enterprise class nonetheless Air India supplied him financial system class.