â€œWe have not banned chicken as we procure it from Mumbai,â€ said a senior Kingfisher Airlines official. To carry on serving non-vegetarian passengers, Air India (AI) has changed the market for obtaining chicken.
â€œNow, chicken will be uploaded from Maharashtra, not Kolkata,â€ said an AI spokesperson.
However, Jet Airways has taken chicken off the menu on flights originating from Kolkata, Guwahati, Bangkok and Dhaka – not wanting to take any risks.
According to a spokesperson, â€œThese flights will have vegetarian lunch and dinner. For strict non-vegetarians, there is lamb and fish.â€For the latest news via email, click hereâ€¦