Indian Army helicopter crash in IIJOK’s Kishtwar; local media reports.
The pilots of the Indian Army ALH Dhruv helicopter suffered injuries in the incident but are safe, according to Indian Army officials.
Despite being hurt, the pilot and co-pilot were saved. Officials reported that the accident happened in the Marwah neighbourhood of the hill district.
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In Jammu and Kashmir, close to Kishtwar, an Army ALH Dhruv helicopter crashed. Despite their injuries, the pilots are safe. Officials from the Indian Army stated that more information is awaited.
Two pilots perished earlier this month when an Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed close to the Mandala Hills region of Arunachal Pradesh.