Kuala Lumpur, April 5, 2015: A helicopter boarding six people has crashed to the South of Kuala Lumpur on Saturday. One of the six people was a key political ally of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak. As per the reports MP is said to be dead.
A law maker and a senior member of Razakâ€™s political party, Jamaluddin Jarjis and five other people on board were crashed into a rubber plantation in the town of Semenyih.
Malaysian Home Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said to The Star newspaper,”We are still gathering information on the crash.” Moreover, he added that Jarjis was on the aircraft and Razakâ€™s private security Azlin Alias was on board too.
However, an eyewitness said to Malaysiaâ€™s official Bernana that the helicopter was exploded in the mid-air during the heavy rain. â€œThen,the debris, tail and blades were thrown all over the place.â€ said the eyewitness whose name was not disclosed.
The media reports claimed that three bodies had been found from the crash site so far. They also added that the inspection team was furbishing the area for the recovery of remaining dead bodies.