SP General Secretary narrowly averts tragedy

Ghaziabad: Samajwadi Party General Secretary Anuradha Chaudhry averted a major tragedy when she was pulled back by the pilot of her helicopter for standing too close to its moving blades.

The incident happened pn Saturday evening when Chaudhry, who accompanied SP state chief Akhilesh Yadav, was waving to supporters.

In another incident, Peace Party president Mohmmad Ayub refused to travel in a helicopter which had developed a technical fault on Saturday and instead chose to go by road to Modinagar.