New Delhi: Three army officers aboard a helicopter were instantly killed on Wednesday when the chopper crashed in Sukna, Bengal. One junior commissioned officer is said to be in critical condition.
As per reports, two choppers went for forward area survey. While coming back one landed safely and the other crashed.
The incident occured around 10:30 am on Wednesday morning near Sukna in Bengal where one of Indian Army’s Cheetah choppers abruptly crashed. Three officers and one pilot onboard the chopper were killed in the crash.
Mechanical failure is suspected and an enquiry has been ordered.
First Published | 30 November 2016 1:47 PM