Chandra Shekar, A Hyderabad based doctor passes away during a paragliding crash in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh on Saturday. Chandra Shekar sustained critical injuries while the parachute operator who was along with him in the paraglider encountered with fracture after the craft dropped to the ground and the operator took off from a hill in Kullu Manali.
Chandra Shekar worked as a physiotherapist at a private hospital in ECIL area in Hyderabad.
Uma Maheshwari, deceased sister stated, Shekar had left on a holiday to Kullu Manali on Thursday and was informed about the paragliding accident and death on Saturday. She also asked the government support in bringing back Shekar’s mortal and requested for an exgratia to the family, as the entire family was dependant on him.