All flights to and from Delhi airport are delayed over poor visibility due to fog conditions, reported news agency ANI. Other than Delhi, Bengaluru and Bhopal face bad weather following which flights have been delayed.
No only flights, but dense fog have also affect trains in north India. Thirteen trains headed to Delhi are running late due to thick fog and cold wave.
20 flights to-from Bengaluru's Kempegowda International airport were delayed due to fog between 6 am to 9 am.
20 flights to/from Bengaluru's Kempegowda International airport were delayed due to fog between 6am to 9am.— ANI (@ANI) January 7, 2019
Airlines such as Vistara and IndiGo have put out travel advisories asking passengers to check their flight status before heading to the airport.
Jet Airways said a few of their flights at Delhi, Bengaluru and Bhopal have been affected due to fog. Vistara also said flight delays are expected in Bengaluru and Delhi.
“Due to dense fog in Delhi and Bangalore, flight delays are expected for both arrivals and departures with likely consequential impact on flights across the network,” tweeted Vistara.
Earlier, on Sunday, at least 50 flights scheduled between 6 am to 9 am were delayed due to foggy weather in Bengaluru, leaving passengers stranded for hours.