Helicopter carrying Obaidul makes emergency landing in Sirajganj


Sirajganj, March 6: A private company helicopter carrying Awami League General Secretary, also road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader has made an emergency landing in a field at Deshigram union under Tarash upazila under Sirajganj district on Monday.

The copter had to land there due to rough weather and the dense fog place around 10:30am Monday when the minister was flying to Naogaon to join a programme in commemoration of Awami League’s former general secretary Abdul Jalil.

Party’s Joint General Secretary Jahangir Kabir Nanak, who was also in the helicopter.

Deshigram Union Parishad Chairman Abdul Kuddus said that the helicopter waited at Tarash for 40 munities and resumed its journey to Naogaon.