Kangana Ranaut flight controversy: IndiGo bans 9 journalists for 15 days  |  Photo Credit score: BCCL
- IndiGo initiated an inner probe within the matter after it obtained slammed by DGCA for failing to behave towards unruly passengers
- Chaos ensued after media individuals reached out to Kangana Ranaut was additionally travelling in the identical flight for feedback
Mumbai; Personal air provider IndiGo on Sunday revoked the entry of 9 journalists allegedly concerned within the mid-flight ruckus of an IndiGo flight which was additionally carrying Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on September 9. The media individuals have been barred from boarding any IndiGo airline for a interval of 15 days.
The motion follows an inner committee investigation after the low-cost airline was slammed by aviation regulator DGCA to behave towards unruly media individuals within the flight.
It was earlier reported that a number of reporters of tv channels adopted Ranaut for feedback over her verbal spat with Maharashtra minister Sanjay Raut and subsequent demolition of “illegally constructed elements” of her Bandra West workplace by Mumbai’s municipal physique – the Brihanmumbai Municipal Company (BMC).
The IndiGo incident was highlighted after a journalist posted a video on Twitter during which Ranaut may be seen being adopted by media personnel of some channels inside flight 6E 264. Many on Twitter shortly highlighted the dearth of social distancing whereas many weren’t carrying masks.
‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ actor was within the limelight final month following an altercation with Shiv Sena’s Raut when she in contrast Mumbai with Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and slammed Mumbai Police in a collection of tweets over the latter’s dealing with of Sushant Singh Rajput suicide investigation.
In a real-world potboiler, after the demolition of Ranaut’s workplace by BMC, Sena did a victory lap after its mouthpiece Saamana revealed an editorial titled, ‘Ukhaad Diya (Uprooted)’. After the incident, the Queen actress verbally attacked Maharashtra Chief Minister in a video message. “Uddhav Thackeray, tujhe kya lagta hai (what do you assume)?. You assume you will have taken enormous revenge by destroying my home in collusion with the film mafia. In the present day my home is destroyed, tomorrow it will likely be your ego.
The wheels of time maintain altering,” she stated within the video message. Ranaut-Raut verbal spat and BMC’s subsequent motion created a media frenzy and divided the nation’s opinion on the matter when India is dealing with the three-front onslaught of Covid-19 pandemic, an financial recession and India-China LAC tensions in Ladakh.