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DGCA cancels licences of two pilots

Acting for the first time in an election-related issue,the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has suspended licences of two pilots

Acting for the first time in an election-related issue,the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has suspended licences of two pilots for making an unauthorised sortie in poll-bound Nagaland earlier this year which was intercepted by a team of the Election Commission for carrying Rs 1 crore in cash.

The DGCA has taken action on the complaint filed by Election Expenditure Monitoring cell of the EC after its surveillance team seized the cash from a helicopter allegedly being used by a candidate of Nagaland People’s Front (NPF) after it landed at Assam Rifles helipad in Longleng district of the state on February 16.