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Indian Army pilot dead, another injured after helicopter crashes in North Kashmir

Dais Newsfeed | 11/03/2022 10:45 PM | Click to read full article

An Indian Army pilot died while another one suffered grievous injuries after the helicopter crashed in North Kashmir’s snowbound Gurez sector. The injured co-pilot is being treated at the army’s 92 base hospital in Srinagar, the Indian Army’s spokesperson said.

According to officials, the Indian Army’s ‘Cheetah’ helicopter was on a routine mission to evacuate an ailing soldier from a forward post in the Gurez sector when the crash took place.