As many as six Bengaluru bound flights from different origins were diverted here due to severe fog in Karnataka’s capital, causing delay in the landing of more than a dozen other fligts here.
Due to the severe fog in Bengaluru on Thursday morning, the flights were diverted here, airport officials said.
According to them, due to diverstions, it caused delayed landing of 18 other flights here.
Meanwhile, authorities said entry of visitors to the airport has been banned with immediate effect till further notice “due to security reasons.”
Notices have been pasted in the airport precints about the ban on vistors’ entry.