Two pilots killed as Indian Army chopper goes down in Udhampur


Jammu: An Indian Army chopper went down in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. According to recent reports, pilots, Major Rohit Kumar and Major Anuj Rajput, lost their lives in today’s Cheetah helicopter crash.

The Indian Army Aviation chopper Cheetah made a force landing due to technical snag near Patnitop of Jammu & Kashmir. The pilots were reported injured and rescued by the local civilians and rushed to the hospital where both succumbed to their injuries.

The incident occurred in Shivgarh Dhar area of the district between 10.30 am to 10.45 am, said officials. PTI