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Patnaik's chopper checked by flying squad in Rourkela

Press Trust of India  |  Bhubaneswar 

BJD president and Naveen Patnaik's chopper was checked by personnel of the Election Commission's flying squad in on Tuesday, party sources said.

Patnaik extended full cooperation to the flying squad and kept waiting inside the chopper till the process was complete on Tuesday, they said.

The was in to hold a roadshow.

"Soon after Patnaik landed there, the ECI's flying squad officers approached him and requested the to allow them to check the chopper and luggage," an official entrusted with Patnaik's security, said.

Election officials in said the flying squad is entrusted with undertaking such inspections, notwithstanding the personality.

Dharmendra Pradhan's chopper was also checked by fyling squad staff on Tuesday.

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First Published: Wed, April 17 2019. 17:10 IST