Air India sets up helplines at Mangalore, Bangalore and Mumbai

Air India Express has set up helpline telephone numbers at Mangalore, Bangalore and Mumbai to asssit that relatives and close friends with queries. In a ststement it said, "At this stage, our priority continues to be towards all passengers who were on our flight IX-812 and their families.

"Air India is extending all its support to the emergency services and other agencies that are associated with this emergency.

"To assist us in continuing to help those most affected by this accident, we request that relatives and close friends only contact our following telephone numbers so that communication lines are open to those who need it the most."

Mangalore helpline Nos: 0824-2451046 / 47
Bangalore helpline Nos: 080 66785172 / 080 22273310
Mumbai helpline Nos:022 2279 6161.