An Indigo plane carrying passengers from Mumbai to Lucknow via Delhi was grounded after being informed of a hoax bomb threat by a woman today.
The plane was scheduled to depart at 6:05 AM. A woman passenger of Go Air flight G8 329 informed of bomb planted in the Indigo flight 6E 3612 at the Terminal 1 of the the Indigo check-in counter.
The woman passenger showed certain people photographs and alerted the airlines of those persons posing a threat to the nation.
The Bomb Threat Assesment Committee (BTAC) verified the threat to be true. The Indigo plane was stationed at an isolated bay for secondary ladder point check.
Later the security agencies verified the plane to be safe and sound to go.