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BIAL files FIR against Mallya

BIAL contended that Kingfisher had collected user development fees and passenger service fees from passengers.

An FIR was today filed against liquor baron Vijay Mallya and Kingfisher Airlines on a criminal complaint by Bangalore International Airport Limited for non-payment of user development fees and passenger service fees to it.

“We have filed an FIR against Vijay Mallya and Kingfisher Airlines…,” Assistant Police Commissioner Kamalpant told PTI here.

The FIR has been registered at BIAL police station on a direction by a magistrate court here,where BIAL had filed the complaint on October 21,he said. BIAL has sought action under IPC Sections including 403 (dishonest misappropriation of property),406 (criminal breach of trust),418 (cheating) and 120 B (criminal conspiracy) with a direction to police to probe the matter.

BIAL contended that Kingfisher had collected user development fees and passenger service fees from passengers during 2008-12,but after initial stage did not remit the money to BIAL.