The our bodies of Basic Bipin Rawat, his spouse, and the 11 who died in yesterday’s chopper crash in Tamil Nadu’s Nilgiri Hills have reached Delhi’s Palam Air Pressure base. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh led the tributes on the Palam Air Pressure base, the place the C130-J Tremendous Hercules transport plane carrying the our bodies touched down.
Solely 4 of the 13 killed within the horrific crash have been recognized up to now – Basic Rawat, his spouse Madhulika Rawat, Brigadier LS Lidder, and Lance Naik Vivek Kumar.
The ten others who’ve died within the crash are:
The our bodies shall be handed over to the households for the final rites.
The crash website within the Niligiri Hills is in a forested space, which made entry to the wreckage a troublesome proposition. Visuals confirmed the wreckage scattered on the hillside and rescuers at work, struggling by way of thick smoke and fireplace.