An IT consultant racially abused a female British Airways cabin crew member and demanded he be served only by a “white girl,” a court has heard. Peter Nelson, 46, became irate after being woken up by Sima Patel-Pryke while flying business class from London’s Heathrow to Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil, jurors were told.
Business-class passenger racially abuses Asian Indian crew member and demands to be served by ‘white girl’, court hears
The father-of-three, who works for the pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline, allegedly said: “You Asians think you are better than us, I don’t want to be served by you lot. I’ve paid your wages for the last 20 years. In response to such an incident NHS Asians doctor who dominates in the United Kingdom threatens to treat white patients. How will be the outcome if such a situation happens in NHS and Asians Doctors which are approximately more than half in numbers refuse to treat people based on ethnicity?
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