Army chopper with President on board makes emergency landing in Dang
January 27, 2017 02:39 PM NPT
President Bidya Devi Bhandari (Republica file photo)
KATHMANDU, Jan 27: A Nepal Army helicopter with President Bidya Devi Bhandari on board has made an emergency landing near Arjun khola, Bhaluwang, in Dang district Friday morning.
According to Dang district police chief, SP Dhiraj Pratap Singh, the chopper was forced to make an emergency landing at 11:30 in the morning. The President was goping to Dhangadhi to inaugurate the Dhangadhi festival.
SP Singh informed Republica Online that the President was flown to Dhangadhi at 2:30 pm following improvement in the weather.