Unpaid staff to confront Mallya at India GP

993 views

Oct.22 (GMM) No longer facing arrest over bounced cheques, Force India chief Vijay Mallya could still endure a trying race weekend in his native India.

Dr. Vijay Mallya
Dr. Vijay Mallya

Photo by: xpb.cc

The Hindustan Times newspaper reports that unpaid and grounded staff of the billionaire's beleaguered Kingfisher airline intend to confront Mallya at the Buddh circuit this weekend.

"We have planned to stage a dharna (sit-in protest) when Mr Vijay Mallya comes at the Grand Prix," an unnamed Kingfisher engineer said.

"A protest at the sporting event will highlight our plight to the entire world."

An air hostess added: "What is the option left before us but to protest?

"All of us are in deep financial crisis, but (Mallya) is unperturbed. (He is,) in fact, mocking at our misery with (his) lifestyle."

Write a comment
Show comments
About this article
Series F1
Article type Breaking news
Tags buddh, force india, mallya

User photos

Evan_DeCiren
F1

Evan_DeCiren

28 photos
colfox72
F1

colfox72

1 photos
EuroRacer
F1

EuroRacer

44 photos
gillfoto
F1

gillfoto

1 photos
akazoinho
F1

akazoinho

4 photos
Tim Holmes
F1

Tim Holmes

25 photos
jimmykwoods
F1

jimmykwoods

2 photos
nickmossdesign
F1

nickmossdesign

1 photos
Upload photo