NRI assaults woman flight attendant – flight sent back

CRIMjSidhuJaskaran Sidhu, 47, of Alberta allegedly assaulted a lady flight attendant on board a Delhi bound Air Canada flight while it was over the Atlantic Ocean. The plane was sent back to Toronto after the incident and was then rescheduled to take off later.

Sidhu allegedly assaulted the fight attendant, who needed medical attention for her injuries. He was belligerent at the time but police arrested him when the plane landed in Toronto.

Sidhu was charged with assault causing bodily harm, endangering the safety of an aircraft, and two counts of mischief. He is to appear in a Brampton, Ontario court.