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Bangladeshi star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and his wife Umme Ahmed Shishir narrowly escaped an accident after a helicopter carrying the two to a Cox's Bazar resort crashed on its return journey, leaving one person dead and four others injured, The Daily Star reported.

"I am fine, but feel rather shocked at the news of the chopper crash." Shakib said. "But I can't really tell you anything about the crash. I was at shooting at the time."

According to ESPNcricinfo, the helicopter crashed on its return flight an hour later after dropping Shakib and his wife at the Royal Tulip Sea Resort, where they were going for an advertisement shoot.

The deceased was identified as Shah Alam, a resident of Bangladesh's capital city Dhaka. The injured were taken to a local health centre for treatment.

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Techtica dot com Sep 16, 2016 03:53pm

What a lucky man you are !!! God gifted you a new life.

D.K. PAMNANI Sep 16, 2016 04:56pm

Thanks to God

s kumar Sep 16, 2016 05:09pm

really thankful to god that you are safe..

RAJIV Sep 16, 2016 06:33pm

Am so glad!!!!!

techscribe Sep 16, 2016 08:18pm

God bless.

cricketlover Sep 17, 2016 12:05am

Count your blessings, Shakib, as not everyone is as lucky as you in this world of uncertainties and calamities these days.