Air India is one of the leading airlines in India. Since 70 years, Air India is offering its services to all its passengers in India. The central hub of Air India situated at Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. Ashwani Lohani is the CEO of Air India who looks after everything especially his employees. Lohani had guts and he has a terrifyingly striking resume. If you are unaware of Chief of Air India, we are here to reveal some interesting things about Ashwani Lohani. Have a glimpse!
Air India CEO Ashwani Lohani – Man with Guts
Ashwani Lohani had featured in the Limca Book of Records for having 4 Engineering Degrees in various streams such as Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering. In just a span of 4 years, Ashwani had acquired 4 different Degrees. He also acquired Guinness World Record as he operated the Fairy Queen Express, the world’s oldest steam locomotive engine.
He had turned his life by becoming the Chief of Air India. His fundamental motto is to look after his employees at first hand. He is a strong believer in ‘Employee First’ saying. He has shown his best backing and support for the 60 years old AI employee. The MP of Shiv Sena, Ravindra Gaikwad had reportedly slapped the AI employee. After that incident, he has shown the best support towards him and banned all the politicians from flying in his flights.
This is not the only issue when Lohani stood up for his employees but there are many other incidents just like this. In the year 2015, Lohani asked the AI to file a complaint against the Congress Party Member of Parliament Mithun Reddy. The MP allegedly slapped the station manager in Tirupati Airport earlier. The station manager stopped the Congress MP from going inside as the boarding gate closed. As he stopped him from boarding the flight, Mithun Reddy suddenly slapped the station manager of the airport in irritation.
Immediately, the Policemen have arrested the MP Mithun Reddy after registering a complaint against him. Ashwani Lohani has the guts to go against any person irrespective of their cadre. He is a man who follows some principles and always stays morally upright. As Ashwani Lohani is the CEO of Air India, he will get a corporate Credit Card and free flights each time. But, he had never ever used his benefits. He will always pays for his ticket from his pocket. He will neither use free tickets for him nor for his family members.