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  • Uttarakhand: Helicopter engaged in flood relief crashes in Uttarkashi

    Published on August 21, 2019

    A helicopter engaged in relief and rescue operations in rain-ravaged Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand crashed today killing three persons on board.

    Uttarkashi Disaster Management officer Devendra Patwal said, those on board included the pilot, co-pilot and a local. The private helicopter belonging to Heritage Aviation crashed near Moldi while returning after distributing relief material among the affected people.

    In a tweet, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat expressed grief over the incident.