Puri: The Chilika Development Authority (CDA) today lodged an FIR at the Marine Police station in Arakhkuda alleging unauthorised flying over a chopper and its attempt to land in no-flying eco-sensitive zone of Chilika.
The FIR was lodged by CDA ACF Binod Acharya.
As per the FIR, a white coloured chopper with huge sound flied over Chilika lake and attempted to land in the locality at around 1.30 pm on August 15.
It requested the police to take stringent legal action against the responsible.
The FIR was lodged just a day after a leading regional daily reported seaplane landing on Chilika water that created panic among the locals.