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'I flew from Mumbai to Bagdogra during lockdown, it wasn't easy; confusing guidelines, squabbling state govts, cancelled flights only complicated it'
India

'I flew from Mumbai to Bagdogra during lockdown, it wasn't easy; confusing guidelines, squabbling state govts, cancelled flights only complicated it'

At Mumbai International airport, the CISF personnel did not conduct a body scan, however, at the Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru (I had a connecting flight to Bagdogra in West Bengal), body scanners were used by the security.

SpiceJet to launch 20 new flights on domestic routes from next month; airline's fleet strength under RCS scheme jumps to 52
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SpiceJet to launch 20 new flights on domestic routes from next month; airline's fleet strength under RCS scheme jumps to 52

SpiceJet said it will also enhance its operations with additional frequencies on the Mumbai-Bagdogra and Mumbai-Chennai routes with the addition of a second and fifth flight, respectively.

Vistara expands network to North East; to start daily Dibrugarh-Delhi flight via Bagdogra from 3 April
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Vistara expands network to North East; to start daily Dibrugarh-Delhi flight via Bagdogra from 3 April

Vistara added that tickets for Delhi-Dibrugarh as well as Dibrugarh-Delhi are available at an all-inclusive fare of Rs 4999.

Passenger alleges harassment on AirAsia Kolkata-Bagdogra flight, says staff put AC blower on full blast to make them deboard
India

Passenger alleges harassment on AirAsia Kolkata-Bagdogra flight, says staff put AC blower on full blast to make them deboard

Indian Oil Corporation executive director Dipankar Ray, who was in the flight, complained of very "unprofessional and rude" behaviour from the AirAsia staff.

West Bengal CID arrests GJM activist for allegedly attacking police during last year's Gorkhaland stir
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West Bengal CID arrests GJM activist for allegedly attacking police during last year's Gorkhaland stir

The West Bengal CID on Wednesday arrested a GJM activist for his alleged involvement in an attack on the police during a procession.

Last rites of West Bengal cop killed in Darjeeling by suspected GJM supporters performed with full state honours
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Last rites of West Bengal cop killed in Darjeeling by suspected GJM supporters performed with full state honours

The last rites of sub-inspector Amitabha Malik, who was killed when alleged supporters of GJM chief Bimal Gurung fired at a police team on Friday, was performed on Saturday.

Bagdogra Airport on alert after explosives found hidden in medicine bottles in passenger's luggage
India

Bagdogra Airport on alert after explosives found hidden in medicine bottles in passenger's luggage

Security agencies at the Bagdogra Airport were put on alert after explosives were found in a passenger's luggage on Friday. The passenger has been detained for interrogation by the security personnel.

Air India flight takes off with faulty ACs; flyers' complaints go unheard even after flight lands
India

Air India flight takes off with faulty ACs; flyers' complaints go unheard even after flight lands

The air conditioning system of a Delhi-bound Air India flight from Bagdogra Sunday malfunctioned, leading to protests from the passengers

Vistara flies into North East, launches flights to Guwahati
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Vistara flies into North East, launches flights to Guwahati

Vistara now flies to seven destinations - Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Goa, Hyderabad, Guwahati and Bagdogra with a fleet of five Airbus A320s.