Days after she was left with nothing to apologise to the nation over her controversial comments in the Parliament, BJP MP Pragya Thakur found herself in another fix. The viral video which surfaced on the internet this morning triggered criticism. The incident came to limelight after two days with the video shot by one of the passengers. A discussion broke out between Pragya Thakur and air staffers over seating arrangements resulted in 45 mins delay of a Delhi-Bhopal SpiceJet flight on Saturday. The irked co-passengers lashed out on the leader for causing inconvenience to other passengers for so long.
Passengers on Spicejet flight tell BJP MP Pragya Thakur not to cause trouble and not hold the plane at Ransom. pic.twitter.com/4VAVqRRyDt
— Nagarjun Dwarakanath (@nagarjund) December 22, 2019
The video showed one of the passengers reminding the MP that she is a public servant and is not meant to trouble them. “Despite being a leader, you are holding 50 people at ransom,” said the annoyed passenger. Eventually, Pragya shifted to another seat but has lodged a complaint against the airline after reaching the Bhopal airport. Within no time Air carrier, SpiceJet issued a clarification over the accusation levied on its crew that rules do not allow a passenger on wheelchairs to be seated in the emergency row due to safety reasons. However, the adamant attitude displayed by the leader drew flak from the netizens.