Air India hostess alleges molestation onboard by pilot

May 07, 2018, 07:46 IST | A Correspondent

A police official said a scuffle broke out between the complainant and the pilot onboard the flight last Friday

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An air hostess of Air India has alleged that she was molested by the pilot of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai flight on May 4, police said yesterday. A police official said a scuffle broke out between the complainant and the pilot onboard the flight last Friday. The woman then approached the Sahar police station in Mumbai and lodged a case, he added.

An Air India spokesperson was not available for comment. "Based on her complaint, we have registered a case against the pilot under section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) of the IPC," a police officer said.

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