Dhaka (Channel TT): On Friday an airplane of Qatar Airways opted to carry a Covid-19 positive patient and hence fined 5 lac taka by the mobile court.
A mobile court was set under executive Magistrate Ali Afroz on Shahjalal International Airport on 25th December and It fined Qatar Airways for carrying a positive Covid-19 patient. Reportedly, the respective passenger was also fined Tk 10,000 for his "irresponsible behavior" and he was taken to the hospital.
Before the incident of Qatar Airways, the mobile court also fined different airlines on different occasions for carrying passengers with Covid infection. Besides, many of the airlines were fined because of approving passengers for flights without a Covid-19 negative certificate.