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I carry matches on flights, brags India aviation minister

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New Delhi: TIMES NEWS NETWORK - Civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Tuesday admitted that he has been breaking a critical safety rule ever since he was inducted into the Union Cabinet. Being exempt from frisking at airports as a Cabinet minister, Raju, a heavy smoker, has been taking matchboxes with him on flights. (epaperbeta.timesofindia.com) More...

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btweston
btweston 2
I fart in movie theaters.
CaptainFreedom
and in elevators....just as I am leaving.
num1tailhooker
Another reason to never fly on an Indian airline or other non US airline.
wopri
Do US airlines fly to Victoria Falls and Windhoek?
bstilp
Ben Stilp 1
Ass hat
ADXbear
ADXbear 1
And this is a story here for what? We all know the problems over there..
CaptainFreedom
Minister of arrogance and entitlement.
akayemm
INCREDIBLE INDIA - slogan by team Indian Tourism
Union Min. for Aviation , Mr. Ashok Gajapathi Raju says , " I carry matchbox and lighters on board planes , I am a minister. "
And he goes on to say , " I am yet to come across an incident worldwide where a matchbox became a threat. " Logic ......Logic ...... Logic ......
I'm sure even POTUS doesn't claim such a privilege on Airforce One ! Does he ?
Moviela
Ric Wernicke 1
They have matches (with presidential seal) on board.

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