2 international AI flights cancelled

Two international Air India flights bound for Chicago and Jeddah were canceled due to  Air India strike . With the cancellation of the flights originating from Hyderabad (AI 965 to Jeddah and Chicago-bound AI 127), 220 passengers were stranded. Some of them were being put up at the Marriott Hotel. AI says the affected passengers will be given a full refund or accommodated on other flights bound to those destinations. About 160 passengers booked for the Jeddah flight and 60 for the Chicago flight had been informed at least three hours in advance, indicated officials.