AirAsia strongly refutes allegations by CBI as baseless

KUALA LUMPUR (June 19): AirAsia Group Bhd (AAGB) has strongly refuted all allegations made in a First Information Report (FIR) by the Indian Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) against the airline, its group chief executive officer (CEO) Tan Sri Tony Fernandes and deputy CEO Bo Lingam based on information from an unnamed "reliable source".

In a statement today, AAGB described the allegations as baseless, unsupported and unjustified and will vigorously challenge these allegations.