One of the two pilots of the Sukhoi MKI 30 that crashed at Milanpur near Saikia Suburi in Tezpur on August 8th, 2019 succumbed to injuries in the hospital. The Air Force plane reportedly took off from Tezpur Airport.
It is said that the Air Force plane crashed due to technical issues today evening. Both the pilots somehow escaped the death in the incident and they were admitted to the hospital for medical assistance. Unfortunately, one of them, who sustained severe injuries, died in the hospital. Fire tenders had immediately rushed to the incident spot and brought the fire under control.
Tezpur | First Published: Aug 8, 2019