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Bomb scare grounds flights at Nepal's international airport

Other News Materials 25 September 2011 15:19
Flights were grounded at Nepal's only international airport Sunday, after a bomb scare on an Indian aeroplan
Bomb scare grounds flights at Nepal's international airport

Flights were grounded at Nepal's only international airport Sunday, after a bomb scare on an Indian aeroplane, officials said, DPA reported.

The Spice Jet aircraft was evacuated and flights were suspended for half an hour, according to the Civil Aviation Authority.

A Nepal Army bomb disposal squad was inspecting the plane.

Four Spice Jet staff were taken into custody for questioning.

Spice Jet is a low-cost Indian airline which operates two return flights between New Delhi and Kathmandu daily.

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