Four Chennai-bound flights diverted to Bangalore due to heavy rains

Written by Press Trust of India | Chennai | Updated: Aug 25 2014, 18:44pm hrs
FlightMalaysian Airlines from Kula Lumpur. (reuters)
Four Chennai-bound flights, including three international carriers, were today diverted to Bengaluru Airport following heavy rains.

A Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt, Malaysian Airlines from Kuala Lumpur, Thai Airways from Bangkok and an Air India flight from Delhi were diverted to Bengaluru Airport, airport officials said.

However the flights returned later after the rains subsided, they added.