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Army's Rudra helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh, four bodies recovered, rescue operation underway

Pankaj Prasad
Armys Rudra helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh
Armys Rudra helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh

Five people, including two pilots, were on board the crashed helicopter.

Army Helicopter Crash: An army helicopter crashed on Friday near Singing village, 25 km from Tuting headquarters in Upper Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh. The team, which reached to rescue after the accident, has got four bodies so far. There were a total of 5 people in the helicopter including two drivers. Let us tell you, the search and rescue operation is going on since the accident of 'HAL Rudra'.

Helicopter was on routine flight: According to the information received, this army helicopter HAL Rudra was on its routine flight. But suddenly the helicopter became a victim of the accident. At the same time, as soon as the information about the incident was received, the rescue operation was started. But the accident site is not connected by road, due to which the rescue team is facing a lot of difficulties in the work.

Three people died in the accident: Significantly, 5 people including two pilots were aboard the helicopter. Indian Army says that 3 people have died in the accident. Bodies of two people have also been recovered. Rescue teams are working to recover the third body. Let us tell you, Rudra is a fighter helicopter of the Indian Army. It is made by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited.