Heavy fog delayed the landing of an Indigo flight carrying Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai and Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Mines, and Coal Pralhad Joshi at Hubballi airport.
According to accounts, the flight’s landing was delayed by 26 minutes. CM Bommai also stated that the landing was delayed due to weather. The plane was supposed to land at 7.30 a.m., but it didn’t because the fog had blanketed the runway. According to the sources, the plane successfully landed after one circuit.
The CM and Union Minister Pralhad Joshi boarded the flight from Bengaluru, both leaders arrived in Hubballi to cast vote in the MLC election today.
The airport director was not available for comment on this.
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