• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

    Another close shave for Fadnavis as his chopper takes-off unexpectedly

    By Vikas
    |

    The helicopter which Devendra Fadnavis was about to board took-off unexpectedly on Friday afternoon and tilted in such a way that its rotor blades came perilously close to the Maharashtra Chief Minister, said reports.

    File photo of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

    Fadnavis was walking towards the chopper when it suddenly took off and tilted, bringing the rotor blades too close.

    Reports say that an alert security guard pulled Fadnavis to safety.

    The Chief Minister was in Alibaug to attend the birthday celebration of MLC Jayant Patil of the Peasents and Workers' Party (PWP).

    This is the second such incident involving Fadnavis in the last two months.

    On May 25, Fadnavis' helicopter crash-landed in Latur after it touched overhead electricity wires. The Maharashtra CM and six others, including two crew members, escaped unhurt.

    OneIndia News

    For Daily Alerts

    For Breaking News from Oneindia
    Get instant news updates throughout the day.

    Notification Settings X
    Time Settings
    Done
    Clear Notification X
    Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
    Settings X
    X
    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more