Air India pilot Captain Simranpreet Singh spoke out for the first time in the media in what exactly occurred at the Madrid Airport. Captain Simranpreet Singh was harassed by security officials at a security check point. The security officials wanted the turban removed and put through the x ray scanning system.
Captain Simranpreet refused and the police was called in which he received further harassment.
Captain Simranpreet was able to pass through the security checkpoint and fly back to India.