Delhi HC grants interim protection to Air India pilot who evaded pre-flight breath analyser test

Aditi Singh December 20 2018

The Delhi High Court today granted interim protection from arrest to the Air India pilot who evaded the mandatory pre-flight breath analyser test, subject to his joining the investigation.

Captain Arvind Kathpalia found himself in the dock test for failing to take the test for a Delhi to Bangalore flight in January 2017, and is also alleged to have skipped the test while piloting the aircraft back to Delhi.

Justice Mukta Gupta, who was

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