Chaos Breaks Out At Mumbai Airport As Thousands Leave The City For Navratri, See Visuals

On Friday morning, complete chaos broke out at Chhatrapati Shivaji airport in Mumbai as thousands of travellers were on their way to leave the city for Navratri. According to News18, several people missed their flights due to the crowd. It took way too much time to make it through the entry and security check.

While many blamed the airport authorities for “poor management”, the latter responded by saying that the sudden rush of passengers today was due to the “festive season”.

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According to NDTV, Mumbai Airport wrote in a statement, “Similar experiences have also been witnessed in other city airports of the country.”

Visuals show how people were packed inside the airport and waited in long queues. Have a look:


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Many also vented their frustration at the situation, including music composer Vishal Dadlani.

This is particularly concerning amidst the ongoing pandemic as no social distancing norms were maintained. It is shocking indeed!

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