CDS Bipin Rawat Dead: According to the Indian Air Force, a navy chopper carrying Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat and 13 others crashed shortly after takeoff in the present day in Tamil Nadu. 14 our bodies had been found close to the crash website, 13 individuals had been confirmed lifeless earlier. It has now been confirmed that CDS Bipin Rawat is not any extra with us. PM Modi confirmed the dying of CDS Bipin Rawat
Narendra Modi wrote, “I am deeply anguished by the helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu in which we have lost Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife and other personnel of the Armed Forces. They served India with utmost diligence. My thoughts are with the bereaved families.”
I’m deeply anguished by the helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu wherein we’ve got misplaced Gen Bipin Rawat, his spouse and different personnel of the Armed Forces. They served India with utmost diligence. My ideas are with the bereaved households.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 8, 2021
General Rawat had flown from Delhi to Sulur earlier in the present day, and the flight manifest listed 9 passengers. Five extra individuals, presumably crew, had been on the flight from Sulur.The crash occurred within the Nilgiris shortly after the Russian-made Mi-17 V5 helicopter took off from the military base in Sulur, Coimbatore, sure for the Defence Staff Services College in Wellington.
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The crash was first reported round 12:20 P.M. Bipin Rawat’s spouse was additionally declared lifeless quickly after she was taken to the hospital. 14 individuals had been on board the navy helicopter that crashed between Coimbatore and Sulur in Tamil Nadu. They included CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, his spouse Madhulika Rawat, Brig LS Lidder, Lt Col Harjinder Singh, NK Gursewak Singh, NK Jitendra Kr, L/ Naik Vivek Kumar, L/Naik B Sai Teja, and Hav Satpal.
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