Gadkari escapes unhurt as chopper gets entangled with carpet while landing

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2015,17:23 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Haldia/New Delhi | Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari had a narrow escape when his helicopter got entangled with a carpet while it was landing in Haldia, today.
According to sources, a carpet got entangled in the rotor blades of the helicopter when it was landing. The Minister and those accompanying him are safe, sources added.
Later Mr Gadkari took to Twitter to inform about the incident. All passengers on board helicopter to Haldia are safe. Really appreciate the concerns and well wishes expressed, Mr Gadkari said.