IndiGo fined Rs 5 lakh for not allowing special child to board

Civil aviation regulator DGCA has fined private carrier IndiGo Rs 5 lakh for “deficient” handling of a special child who wasn’t allowed by the airline’s ground staff at Ranchi airport to board a Hyderabad-bound flight with his parents on May 7, following which the family couldn’t make the trip and later filed a complaint.