Bihar Election 2020: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's helicopter crash in Patna, big accident averted

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, who returned to Patna after campaigning for the 2020 Bihar Assembly Elections, crashed at the airport.

17th October, 2020

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's helicopter crash in Patna. It is being told that there was a major accident on the state hangar of Patna Airport on Saturday evening, in which helicopter carrying Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey and Water Resources Minister Sanjay Jha returned to the construction work at the airport. Bumped into the wires attached. Thankfully, the ministers were not in the helicopter at the time of the accident.

Ravi Shankar Prasad told the reality of the accident

According to the news agency ANI, after the accident, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told that he had returned after campaigning in Jhanjharpur. He said that the helicopter's rot blades are damaged. It was also told that the accident happened after his landing. Told that they are completely safe and healthy.

Accident occurred at Patna Airport late in the evening

According to the information received late Saturday evening, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and ministers Sanjay Jha and Mangal Pandey returned to Patna Airport after campaigning. Leaving him at the airport, he was going to the parking lot in the helicopter state hang that his fans hit the wire. Three or four fans of the helicopter were broken in this accident. However, the helicopter pilot was not hurt.

Petal crashed into the cable while parking

This four-seater helicopter went to the Bihar hangar for parking from the airport when it came into contact with the cable at the fringe end. The helicopter was on the ground at that time. The accident occurred in order to place it with three to four helicopters already installed. The helicopter was operating due to the helicopter being in working condition. A helicopter pilot told that in the event of the flight, a big accident could have happened.

Category: India: Bihar


Reported by:
Pankaj Prasad