Kingfisher extends partial lock-out till Oct 20

Last Updated: Fri, Oct 12, 2012 14:40 hrs

Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) For the third time in a row, the Kingfisher Airlines extended its partial lock-out, now till Oct 20, following a deadlock over the demands of a section of striking employees, an official said here Friday.

"Kingfisher Airlines Ltd. regrets to announce that the partial lockout declared on Oct 1 as a result of employee-related issues is being extended until Oct 20, 2012," the official said.

The airline has appealed to the employees to end their strike and return to duties to enable it submit its resumption plans to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).

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