Several flights from Mumbai were delayed this morning because of a strike by a group of Air India's contractual workers. The national airline said it had called staff from home to help with the held-up check-in process.
The contractual ground staff of Air India Air Transport Services Limited are on a strike since last night, reported.
"Due to a sudden industrial situation at Mumbai by AIATSL employees, some flights have got delayed. We are assessing the situation and all efforts are being made to minimise delays or disruption," an Air India spokesperson said.