Aditya Narayan, who is the son of Bollywood singer Udit Narayan, was recently caught on camera shouting at an airline staff at the Raipur airport. In the video, The young singer is seen protesting the use of abusive language by the official by responding in a similar vein. He goes on to shout at the man claiming that he can say whatever he wants and there should be no embargo on that. He claimed to have been shooting a video with his friend when the incident happened.
When the man protested saying that Narayan cannot use such language, the 30-year-old blasted him off and threatened the unidentified Indigo official claiming that even though the airline can stop him from boarding the flight, he will make sure that the official is dealt with. “You will offload me, I’ll see you in Bombay. At some point I will reach Bombay, and then I’ll deal with you. If I don’t get your underwear removed, my name is not Aditya Narayan,” he said.
The video of Narayan abusing the airline official, which is almost a minute-long, has gone viral on social media, and is currently being shared on multiple platforms.
Narayan – who is also a TV reality show host – was stopped for exceeding the cabin luggage limit.
Soon after the video went viral, news agency ANI tweeted out a series of statements from Indigo airlines: “Today on 6E-258 (Raipur-Mumbai), Aditya Narayan, travelling with a group of 5 people, was carrying excess baggage of 40 kgs; Amount to be paid for carriage of excess baggage came to 13000 INR. He refused to pay this amount to the female check in staff member; He said he will not pay more than 10000 INR for the excess baggage & also used unparliamentary language with the female staff member; While making a video, he pointed a finger at the Duty Manager and again used profanity; When politely asked to be civil & not use such language, he started shouting even louder and used abusive words; Informed that if he continues to misbehave he won’t be allowed to travel. He apologised to ground staff & was given boarding cards”.
The Twitterati condemned Narayan’s behaviour with strongly worded comments. See below:
— Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) October 2, 2017
— SUHEL SETH (@suhelseth) October 2, 2017
Aditya Narayan wants to remove ppl’s underwear for a small thing. Doesn’t he know that Bollywood ppl do that only in private?
— MazelTov (@runjhunmehrotra) October 2, 2017
This is not the first time #Adityanarayan has misbehaved with someone. Ask him how he reacted when his principal questioned his attendance
— bharati dubey (@bharatidubey) October 2, 2017
The real excess baggage here is that of privilege. #AdityaNarayan
— Priya Sometimes (@PriyaSometimes) October 2, 2017