Meanwhile, Delhi reported its fifth monkeypox case with a 22-year-old African woman testing positive for the infection, official sources said on Saturday.The woman had travelled to Nigeria a month ago. She was admitted to LNJP Hospital two days ago and her reports came out on Friday night, confirming that she was positive.
In other news, senior farm leader Gurnam Singh Charuni was among the farmers detained in Manesar on Saturday as they blockaded National Highway-48 leading to traffic congestion. The farmers are protesting against the proposed acquisition of 1,810 acre land of three villages in Manesar and demanding that they should be paid due compensation.
According to SpiceJet, the video -- in which Kataria is seen lying down on the aircraft seat and lighting a cigarette and taking a couple of puffs -- was shot on January 20, 2022. (Photo: Videograb/Twitter@Nitish_nicks)
After a video of a social media influencer and bodybuilder Bobby Kataria alias Balwant Kataria from Gurgaon lighting a cigarette inside a SpiceJet aircraft was shared by several people on social media, Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has ordered an investigation into the matter.
“Investigating it. There will be no tolerance towards such hazardous behaviour,” Scindia tweeted Thursday.
In the video Kataria is seen lying down on the aircraft seat and lighting a cigarette and taking a couple of puffs, posing safety risks.
SpiceJet Thursday issued a statement saying that the video was old and they have filed a complaint in the matter. The statement also said that Kataria had been put on the ‘no-flying’ list for a period of 15 days in February.
The Gurugram police, meanwhile, said they had received the complaint but did not have jurisdiction over the matter.
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