Indigo staffer arrested for making hoax bomb call

WION Web Team
New Delhi, India Updated: May 13, 2018, 05:52 PM(IST)

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A few Mumbai-bound flights from the Indira Gandhi International Airport were physically checked and the call declared as a hoax

An Indigo staffer was on Sunday arrested for making a hoax call regarding a bomb in a Mumbai flight at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport. 

Subsequently, a few Mumbai-bound flights from the Indira Gandhi International Airport were physically checked and the call declared as a hoax, ANI reported.

The 23-year-old accused, Kartik Madhav Bhat made a call from the unidentified number on May 2 at Indigo Airlines Office regarding the presence of a bomb in Mumbai-bound flight.

The staffer was angry with the airline management as he had been asked to improve his performance in the next few months.   

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