New Delhi, Jun 3 : A delegation of Shiv Sena MPs and representatives of grounded airline Jet Airways on Monday met Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri here and urged to revive the carrier.
The delegation also handed over a memorandum over the issue.“A delegation of six Shiv Sena MP's led by Anil Desai accompanied by representatives of Employees' Union of Jet Airways came to see me. They handed over a memorandum regarding revival of Jet Airways,” Mr Puri said on his Twitter handle.
Saddled airline Jet Airways has been facing a mountain debt of more than Rs 8,500 crore. On April 17, the airline suspended its all flight operations temporarily due to lack of funds. It has not paid salaries to its pilots, engineers and employees since January. (UNI)