Airlines woes continue as BPCL files winding up petition against Kingfisher

Bar & Bench September 10 2009
BPCL

As Jet Airways continues to face an impasse with its striking pilots, Vijay Mallya-owned Kingfisher Airlines now prepares for a court battle. Government-owned Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd (BPCL), represented by Udwadia & Udeshi, has sought the winding up of Kingfisher in a petition filed before the Karnataka High Court. BPCL alleges that Kingfisher has been unable to pay jet fuel dues amounting to Rs. 314 crore ($65 million).

As Jet Airways continues to face an impasse with its striking pilots, Vijay Mallya-owned Kingfisher Airlines now prepares . . .

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