Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad booked a ticket on an Air India flight from Pune to New Delhi for Monday, two days after the ban on him was lifted by the state-owned carrier. But the parliamentarian is learnt to have opted to travel by train instead.
Sources said Gaikwad boarded the Rajdhani Express for New Delhi on Sunday.
Gaikwad was learnt to have booked a business class seat in AI 852, which took off from Pune at 7:40 am and lands at Indira Gandhi International airport at 9:50 am.
This is the same flight Gaikwad boarded last month when he lost his cool and hit an Air India staffer “25 times” because the MP insisted on travelling business class on an all-economy flight. Read More…