GoAir plane flies from Srinagar to Jammu, forgets passengers' luggage

The airline said the passengers' luggage had not been loaded on to the flight because of 'flight-load' restrictions. Photograph:( ANI )

ANI Srinagar Nov 05, 2018, 07.05 AM (IST)

GoAir on Sunday issued a statement saying that the luggage of passengers in its flight G8 213 from Srinagar to Jammu was not loaded due to flight load restrictions.

A GoAir spokesperson said in a statement that half of the luggage has been delivered to Jammu via another airline, while the other half will be delivered to passengers at their respective locations.

"Baggage of some passengers was not loaded on flight G8 213 due to flight-load restrictions. Due to bad weather yesterday at Srinagar, the airline tried to accommodate a lot of stranded passengers who had further connections. Half the luggage has been delivered to Jammu through another airline and the rest will be delivered to the respective locations of the passengers. GoAir sincerely regrets the inconvenience caused to its passengers," the statement read.

Several passengers complained at the Jammu airport that they did not receive their luggage on arrival. 

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A GoAir spokesperson said in a statement that half of the luggage has been delivered to Jammu via another airline, while the other half will be delivered to passengers at their respective locations.