Engg student held for slapping air hostess

Last Updated 04 November 2017, 19:52 IST


The police have arrested a first year engineering student for slapping and misbehaving with an air hostess on board.

Suspect Kshithij Gurung (21) is a first year BE student of a private engineering college on Kanakapura road.

The incident occurred on Friday night when he was returning to the city from Kolkatta by an Indigo flight.

He had occupied the last seat. He stood up as the flight was ready for landing. He laid his hand on the air hostess' shoulder and misbehaved. She objected to this and pushed him. He picked a fight with her and even slapped her, said the police.

Her colleagues and a few passengers caught him and handed him over to security guards at KIA, said the police.

Based on a complaint by the victim, the police registered a case against him and arrested.

He has been remanded in judicial custody, added the police.

DH News Service


(Published 04 November 2017, 15:38 IST)

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