A private helicopter carrying the chairman and managing director of Lulu Group, Yusuff Ali M.A. was forced to crash-land on Sunday morning. All occupants, including his wife, two other passengers, and two pilots were placed under observation in a nearby hospital and are now safe.
The incident took place on Sunday morning in Kerala, India. A statement issued by the group read, “Yusuff Ali M.A., currently in Kerala, was on a short trip from his home in Kochi to visit a relative at a nearby hospital. Due to the sudden deterioration of the weather conditions and heavy rain, the experienced pilots decideed to make precautionary landing at a safe place to prevent any risk to the life of the passengers or public at large.”