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Chopper noselands in Gohpur

 At least 25 people has a providential escape when the chopper carrying them noselanded on a highway in Sonitpur district on Tuesday.

The incident took place at Tetubari near Gohpur area in the morning. The Pawan Hans chopper was on its way to Guwahati from Itanagar.

Suddenly, the pilot found it difficult to remain on the air because of an inclement weather. Since there was no helipad nearby.

Then the chopper had an emergency landing on the road much to the major relief for 25 people who were travelling to Guwahati.   

Local residents in large number thronged the road immediately after the chopper noselanded. But there was no report of any casualty.  


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