DGCA has lifted its ban on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 products. The Samsung India has issued a statement saying that the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in India has removed the restrictions on in-flight use of new Galaxy Note 7 devices. However, the ban has been lifted only on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices, purchased after 15 September 2016.
The DGCA is responsible for implementing, controlling, and supervising airworthiness standards, safety operations, crew training in India.
We recognize the inconvenience this has caused to customers, flyers and airline authorities, and remain committed towards customer safety. – Samsung said in a statement.