In Tajikistan during takeoff of the presidential helicopter of the head of the airport wrapped in a rug and fatally struck on the rocks
The chief airport of the Tajik city of Khorog Dildar Maksudov died, was injured from a gust of wind from the chopper blades of the President of the Republic Emomali Rahmon, reports the Tajik service of “radio Liberty” with reference to the Ministry of internal Affairs.
Rahmon ended the trip in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous oblast (GBAO), the last stop of his visit was the village AHCI COP Darvaz district. The wind from the blades of the presidential helicopter Maksudov fell and hit his head on the rocks. He died on the way to the hospital. Local authorities called his death an absurd accident.
“The victim was standing at a close distance from the helicopter of the President when he began to rise into the air. From strong gusts of wind from the helicopter blades, the carpet laid on the ground and on which stood Maksudov, curled. Unable to withstand the onslaught of the wind, the carpet together with the head of the airport was rejected on standing beside the great stone” – gives the details of the tragedy ASIA-Plus.
The chief of the Khorog airport was among the area officials who met and accompanied the President during his trip to Darvaz district. In the village AHCI COP built houses for the victims descended from summer debris flow, and Emomali Rahmon talked with the victims of the disaster.