TDP MP JC Diwakar Reddy Leaves For Europe
Amaravati: MP Diwakar Reddy, along with family left Europe to skip from the case to be filed by Airlines on Saturday.
He left to France for a Holiday trip which was planned well in advance for a family tour.He is expected to stay for 7-10 days.
JC Diwakar Reddy’s episode embarrassed AP Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu. It is learnt that he intervened to control the damage and is said to have instructed JC to apologise to the Indigo staff. It is also learnt that Naidu has sent another Rajya Sabha member CM Ramesh to Diwakar’s residence to convince him to tender apology.
Diwakar Reddy who has to leave for Hyderabad in Indigo Airlines from Vizag reached the airport at 7.41 am with the flight scheduled to depart at 8.05 am. He came to know through Indigo staff that Boarding Pass counter has been closed and told the MP that he will be accommodated in next flight.
Boarding Pass Counter is generally closed 45 minutes prior to scheduled time of flight.
Immediately, Diwakar Reddy became angry and started abusing the staff, tried to break the printer which was on the table. Then he pushed an employee into a cabin and bolted the door. The footage shown by TV channels proved that he assaulted an employee.
Meanwhile Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju condemned reports that he intervened in JC’s ruckus at Vizag airport and took him aside.
He clarified on Twitter by saying that there is no such intervention as reported in national media. He also clarified that the entire incident at airport will be enquired and will find out the exact details.
He said that once enquiry gets completed lawful action will follow.