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No word from promoters, banks on salaries: Vinay Dube to Jet Airways staff

The now grounded airline has not paid March salaries to its over 20,000 employees

Jet Airways employes at a peaceful demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Thursday | Photo: Sanjay K Sharma
Jet Airways employes at a peaceful demonstration at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi | Photo: Sanjay K Sharma

In a clear indication of lack of support from the lenders on further funding, Jet Airways chief executive Vinay Dube has said it is painful that there is no commitment on the part of the all stakeholders on paying salaries to the employees which are due in a few days. The now grounded airline has not paid March salaries to its over 20,000 employees. Jet ceased operations on April 17. April salary is due in a few days. The airline suspended operations after the SBI-led consortium of lenders rejected its demand for a Rs 983-crore lifeline to help carry out operations and pay to ...