It was not clear what was the trigger for Wednesday’s communique. Air India did not respond to PTI’s request for statement on this matter.
The CHRO’s communique to employees on Wednesday said, “We as a responsible organisation completely prohibit smoking and consumption of any intoxicating substances at workplace.”
“Our core principles of Tata Code of Conduct bind all of us to comply with the law of the land and to provide a safe and healthy work environment to our colleagues,” he noted.
Air India has zero tolerance towards violations of the above, he added.
“Any violation is viewed seriously and will be dealt with appropriate consequences,” Tripathi mentioned.
Tata Sons had on May 12 announced the appointment of Campbell Wilson as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director (MD) of Air India.