Jet Airways Incident: Passenger Demands Rs 30 Lakh And 100 Business Class TicketsSeptember 21, 2018 09:40
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Jet Airways Incident: Passenger Demands Rs 30 Lakh And 100 Business Class Tickets:- Five Jet Airways passengers have been admitted in a Mumbai hospital after the crew failed to maintain the pressure because of which they fell ill. One among the passengers demanded Rs 30 lakh in compensation along with 100 business class tickets from the airlines. Under the law, airlines are liable to pay compensation in case a passenger gets injured while travelling with them. He alleged that the passengers health should be the major concern which has been ignored completely.
Over 30 passengers in Jet Airways flight which is flying from Mumbai to Jaipur suffered nose and ear bleeding. This incident took place after the crew forgot to switch on the cabin air pressure. With 171 passengers on board, cockpit has been derostered and Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) is investigating the case. Several passengers are in plans to proceed legally against Jet Airways. The doctors advised a week rest for all the passengers. Jet Airways has been badly criticized for the incident.