''As far as the airlines are concerned...If they are not effective financially, it is for them to take corrective measures,'' Science and Technology Minister Kapil Sibal told mediapersons after briefing on the outcome of the Cabinet decisions.
''It is not the concern of the government. It is a private airline,'' he said, when asked to comment on the unprecedented step taken by the airline to retrench employees.
Two days after it entered into a strategic alliance with Kingfisher Airlines, Jet Airways yesterday announced sacking of 1,900 employees who had become redundant.
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