28TH April 2015
Apropos to the news item appeared in a section of local and national news papers that Nagaland Governor’s helicopter force landed at Imphal on 27th April 2015. In this regard, it is clarified that the Nagaland State Helicopter carrying with Shri P.B. Acharya, Governor of Nagaland, Assam and Tripura had a normal and smooth landing at Imphal airport as per the scheduled and pre-planned programme without any problem.
There was no question of emergency landing as reported. The Officers from State Govt. of Manipur was received the Hon’ble Governor and the entourage proceeded to Raj Bhavan, Imphal for stay as per the scheduled plan. The helicopter flown back to Dimapur immediately after dropping the Governor at Imphal.
(Deputy Secretary to Governor of Nagaland)