A passenger named Alex Mathew was removed from the flight after he used the word 'bomb'. This has come in the middle of the Indo-Pak tensions. He was protesting the tightened security and said, "Am I carrying a bomb in my bag?" After which his luggage was searched by a Quick Response Team, Dog Squad, and Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad. Though nothing suspicious was found in his bag, he was handed over to local police.