Saif Ali Khan has tiff with CISF at Lucknow airport

By HT

An ugly row ensued when Bollywood star Saif Ali Khan sat in the VIP lounge and was asked to move out by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) as he was not in the list of VIPs entitled to the facility.

The 42-year-old actor, who was in the city for the shooting of Tigmanshu Dhulia's upcoming directorial Bullet Raja, was on his way to Delhi when he reached the Chaudhary Charan Singh airport and entered the VIP lounge, airport sources said.

An attendant informed Saif that only those who figured in a list authorised by the government could utilise the VIP lounge, and hence he should leave the place, they said.

"When the actor refused to move out and tried to throw around his weight, he was forcibly evicted from the lounge," said an airport source.

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