A mechanic died after a blade of a helicopter he was working on from last three years fell on his head in Maharashtra’s Yavatmal district on Wednesday.
The 28-year-old mechanic identified as Sheikh Ismail Sheikh Ibrahim died at Fulsavangi village near Mahagoan Taluka, while testing the machine inside his workshop.
Eventhough studied till Std IX he had a sharp and curious mind. For the past three years he was working on his dream project of a single seater helicopter. He would work in his wielding shop in the daytime and pursue his dream project at night.
He was preparing for public display of his helicopter on 15th August and was also planning to patent the design unfortunately in a freak accident he lost his life while working on his helicopter.
The victim was rushed to a hospital in an injured state and died during treatment.