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Fire scare on IndiGo Mumbai-Delhi flight, passengers safe

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 - 6:27pm IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: DNA Webdesk

An IndiGo flight from Mumbai to Delhi with 147 passengers on board reportedly caught fire while landing at the Indira Gandhi International airport Terminal 1-D here.
 
As per initial television reports, some passengers sustained injuries. Indigo issued a statement saying the flight captain observed dense smoke from the ATC tower and immediately ordered passengers and crew to evacuate. Indigo also said there was no fire on the aircraft and no previous technical snag.

The nature of injuries and the number of passengers injured are yet not clear. More details are awaited. 

 




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