In a shocking case of indifference, a video tweeted by a spokesperson for Majlis Bachao Tehreek Amjed Ullah Khan, captured infestation of rats in a canteen located at the parking structure of the Hyderabad airport.
In the video, rats can be seen running around utensils and food in the canteen.
— Amjed Ullah Khan MBT (@amjedmbt) April 21, 2018
The canteen is located at the parking lot of the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA), is operated for providing food to taxi drivers.
The video went viral and caught attention of the Cyberabad Police, who immediately swung into action, while also directing the airport authorities to investigate the matter.
@psrgia_cyb Sir please look into this matter
— Cyberabad Police (@cyberabadpolice) April 21, 2018
The unhygienic conditions in the canteen let to social media condemnation of facilities provided by the airport authorities. Many asking the airport authorities to shutdown the canteen facility, as it raises question marks over their claims of world class facilities being provided at the airport.
RGI Airport Police Station and RGI responded to the tweets and both the authorities took the matter seriously. They rushed to the scene and warned the owner of the canteen and asked to him clean the canteen immediately.