Uttarakhand: 20 killed as IAF rescue chopper crashes near Gaurikund

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
rescue chopper crashes

New Delhi/Gaurikund :  A newly-acquired Indian Air Force (IAF) Mi-17 V5 helicopter crashed while engaged on a rescue mission in Uttarakhand Tuesday killing 20 people, a top official engaged in the relief operations said. The IAF, however, put the toll at eight, including the chopper’s five crew members. The five IAF personnel killed were a […]