Bhopal: A Kolkata-bound IndiGo airlines flight from Surat made an emergency landing at Bhopal airport due to some technical issue, reported ANI quoting an official said on Sunday. A total of 172 passengers were on board the plane. Also Read - Bhopal Cricketer Gets 5 Litres of Petrol as Award For Winning Man of The Match, Picture Is a Hit Online!

“An IndiGo flight, which was going from Surat to Kolkata, was diverted to Bhopal and made an emergency landing due to technical reason today,” the Director of Bhopal Airport said. Also Read - Elderly Woman on board Amritsar-Kolkata Flight Suffers Heart Attack Mid-air, Dies

He added that the flight landed safely at the airport and all 172 passengers were evacuated safely with no difficulty at all. Also Read - Petrol Hits a Ton: MP Man Poses With a Bat & Helmet As Fuel Prices Hit 100-Mark in Bhopal

(With ANI inputs)