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"After turn back, the flight landed safely at the Bengaluru airport. The aircraft has since been changed, and departed with the passengers for its destination at 10:44 hours," a GoAir spokesperson told indianexpress.com.
"The voice of the people will endure and result in bringing out a change. We are sick and tired of the rhetoric of hate and bigotry that is going around now. We will drown that with voices of harmony and love," women's rights activist Madhu Bhushan said.
BBMP Commissioner BH Anil Kumar told indianexpress.com that a fine of Rs 50,000 was slapped on KSCA after an inspection at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium found that cups made of single-use plastic was used during the match.
In a series of tweets, the senior Congress leader raised concerns on several issues including the recent shootut in Mangaluru during an anti-CAA protest, allocation of relief funds after 2019 Karnataka floods and others.
The police officers have been asked to pay Rs 10,000 each for registering the case and initiating criminal proceedings under the law "which is not in statute book", terming it a "clear abuse" of the law.
While a sleeper-class ticket from Bengaluru to Kochuveli in Thiruvananthapuram is priced at Rs 465, the cheapest bus ticket (in services provided by Kerala and Karnataka Road Transport Corporations) costs over Rs 1,100.
Citing several cyber-bullying instances fuelled by rival campaigners during the intense online competition, which was held across November and December 2019, Geethu said, "The journey towards being picked the winner itself has been a rough one."