Egypt Prosecutor General Nabil Sadek detains 11 employees over Cairo airport blackout
منذ 1 سنهAugust 1, 2017, 10:35 am
Egypt’s Prosecutor General Nabil Sadek on Sunday ordered that 11 Cairo International Airport employees be detained pending investigation into a blackout that hit the airport on Friday, causing the disruption of about 12 flights.
Judicial sources told Al-Masry Al-Youm that the suspects in the case are electricity maintenance staff in the airport.
An Aviation Ministry statement on Sunday said that a committee was formed by Minister Sherif Fathy to investigate the incident, and recommended six engineers and technicians be referred before the general prosecution on charges of gross negligence.
Sources within the ministry said that the committee punished employees in the airport with five days’ salary deduction.Egypt Independent News