Haldia: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednresday, had a close shave after his helicopter got entangled with the tents and carpet laid in his reception at the Haldia helipad in West Bengal.
The chopper arrived amid a strong gust of wind and tarpaulin and stripe of red carpet were flung in the air. Luckily the rotors were not entangled. The minister is safe. Question has risen on utter violation of security in the helipad.
On the other hand a tussle broke out between police and BJP workers led by Joy Banerjee at Haldia. Banerjee accused that police prevented him and other party workers from meeting Nitin Gadkari.