Around 300 Air India passengers stranded in Chicago for 2 days
by The Canadian Parvasi
Since Tuesday, over 300 Air India passengers have been left stranded at the Chicago airport after their flight to Delhi was cancelled due to technical issues. Several of the passengers have expressed frustration as it remains unclear when they will be able to fly to Delhi, according to media reports.
The flight was scheduled to leave Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Tuesday at 13.30 local time, and touch down in Delhi at 14.20 local time on March 15, media reports added further.
“Airline does not have an answer for us…We don’t know what exactly is going on… we don’t know when we are going to fly,” stated Gopal Krishan Solanki Radhaswami, who was supposed to board the flight, to media outlets.
Speaking of the cancellation, an airline spokesperson said that the flight on March 14 had to be cancelled due to a technical issue.
“The affected passengers were offered all-round support and every effort is being made to accommodate them on alternate flights. We sincerely regret the inconvenience caused to our passengers,” the spokesperson stated.
Many social media users, who were supposedly scheduled to arrive to Delhi in the flight, have since taken to social media to express their frustration with the airline.