Srinagar: IndiGo offloaded four Kashmiri youths, for the “erratic behavior” of a teenager among them from Patna-Delhiflight last evening. Hindustan Times reported on Friday.
Those offloaded from the IndiGo flight (6E-6325) were identified as Mukhtar Ahmed Gani, his elder brother Javed Ahmed Gani and friends Mohammad Munib Wali and Haroon Rashid. They were released later in the evening after preliminary screening, the report said.
As per the HT report the CISF, responsible for airport security, screened their baggage for explosives and did a background check on all the youths before releasing them.
As per the report the four young men were offloaded after some passengers complained about their erratic behaviour. The report quoting a passenger, requesting anonymity said he initially saw the youths squabbling in the security hold area, trying to coax a reluctant Mukhtar to board the flight.