Odisha : A Guwahati bound IndiGo flight flying from Hyderabad was forced to make an emergency landing after a passenger from Assam was indulged in unruly behavior on board. The flight made an emergency landing at Biju Patnaik International Airport in Odisha.
The passenger has been identified s 20 year old Irshad Ali of Jamunamukh area in Assam.
The IndiGo flight from Hyderabad to Guwahati landed in Odisha after it was diverted under the emergency protocol. Ali was deboarded and handed over to the airport police.
As per reports of the witnesses Ali was with one of his friends, Abdul Karim, also from Assam, boarded the IndiGo flight for Guwahati from Hyderabad following his mother’s illness. He has been working at an ice-cream parlour of Pune in Maharashtra for the past five years.
As per reports, Ali started to behave abnormally in the Guwahati-bound plane. The passengers on board were scared after Ali created a ruckus and event tried to open a door of the aircraft. The crew, consequently, decided to force-land the airliner at Biju Patnaik International Airport immediately.
The family members of Ali have been informed by the police and they are expected to reach Odisha at the earliest.