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President's helicopter develops technical problem

PTI  Chennai, September 25, 2013
First Published: 11:26 IST(25/9/2013) | Last Updated: 11:29 IST(25/9/2013)

An Air Force helicopter that was to take President Pranab Mukherjee to Puducherry developed technical problem before take off from Chennai on Wednesday.

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The President, who is to attend convocation function of the Pondichery University and later visit the Aurobindo Ashram, was accommodated in another Mi-17 helicopter.

Of the three Mi-17 helicopters, two later flew to Puducherry.


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