It was a narrow escape for Telangana Chief Minister (CM) K Chandrashekar Rao as a bag that was part of the CM’s office luggage caught fire.
The incident is said to have taken place right before the take off of the helicopter.
The sudden event caught security forces by surprise who then went on to dump the bag 100 meters away near the helipad in an attempt to avert the security scare.
It was said however that
there was no snag in the chopper that carried the Chief Minister
There was also a video that showed the security guards of the Telangana Chief Minister running with the bag to avert a deadly situation.
The chopper safely took off then with the CM on board.
Security officials are now probing the incident that took place in Karimnagar helipad.