PIA air hostess lands in hot water for ‘misbehaving’ with medic


PESHAWAR: A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) air hostess has been served a notice to explain her position about her alleged misbehaviour with an on-duty doctor at Bacha Khan International Airport (BKIA), Peshawar.

Benish Sadiq misbehaved with lady doctor Shehnaz when the latter asked the former for samples for a Covid-19 test upon her arrival at the airport from Abu Dhabi on-board the national flag carrier’s PK-9218 flight.

“Yet another serious complaint has been received from in charge Airport Health Establishment, BKIA, vide A.H.D/2019-2020/340 regarding your misbehaviour with an on duty Doctor (Dr Shehnaz) upon arrival of flight PK-9218 on 05-07-202 AUH-PEW,” read the notice served on the air hostess by Bashirud Din Behroze, Base Incharge Flight Services Bacha Khan International Airport.

He asked the PIA flight attendant to explain her stance about the incident within 24 hours of the receipt of this notice.