A Doha criminal court has sentenced a passenger to two years in jail and imposed a fine of QR100,000 for harassing a cabin crew member on board an aircraft, as he was intoxicated.
Local Arabic daily Arrayah has reported that the man consumed alcohol on the flight from Bangkok to Doha. As he got intoxicated, he started to create trouble for the cabin crew and refused to follow their instruction for his safety and the safety of others.
Besides, he tried to harass one of the hostesses on board.
When, the aircraft landed in Doha, the defendant was handed over to the security department concerned and the court eventually convicted him.