Tootpaset, toothgel ban in flights

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No Mouthwash For Pilots, Crew, Says New Rule Of DGCA

In the latest directive issued by the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), pilots and crew can't use any mouthwash during flights. The directive was issued after being convinced that these products, which have alcoholic content, with some mouthwashes reporting even a higher content than, say, cough syrup and strong beer. This is part of the changes in the procedure for medical examination of aircraft personnel for alcohol consumption.… read-more

Thu, 02 Nov 2023 - 10:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Airlines , New Rules, pilot, Mouthwash, DGCA

Indian Railways

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Indian Railways Issues New Rules For Seating Allotment

The Indian Railways changed some rules, including the seating allotment, especially the lower berth. As per new railways rules, four seats, two bottom two middle ones, two seats in third AC, two seats in AC3 economy are reserved for the disabled in sleeper class. Also, two lower seats and two upper seats are reserved for the disabled in the Garib Rath train. New rules were taken by Railway Board.

Mon, 17 Apr 2023 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Railways, New Rules, Travel Journey, specially-abled, Railways Board