PMO seeks reports from Civil Aviation Ministry over flight delays


New Delhi: The Prime Minister’s Office has sought a report from the Civil Aviation Ministry over the delay of Air India flights on account of VIP travels in the recent past.  Maharastra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju have been accused of delaying Air India flights.

Earlier in the day, the Civil Aviation Ministry has also asked for reports from Air India over the delays. Civil Aviation Secretary R N Choubey said, “We are awaiting the reports on the two incidents from Air India.”

He also added the ministry would take a call after receiving the reports.