In Kerala, 14 people died in a major plane crash today. At the same time 123 people were injured. It is learned that 15 people were seriously injured in the accident. Malappur SP informed the information.
Condoti gave police information
Condoti police said the plane was coming from Dubai to Kozhikode. The plane skidded off at 7.45am when landing. According to sources, the front of the Dubai-Kozhikode Air India (IX-1344) aircraft split during landing.
A total of 14 people, including both pilots, were killed in the accident, the Malapupur SP said. At the same time, 123 passengers were injured. Of these, 15 were seriously injured.
Please note that there were a total of 191 passengers on the flight. It had a crew member with 10 children and two pilots. It is learned that the plane crashed in the valley while landing on Runway-10. This time the plane broke into two pieces.
The Prime Minister expressed his condolences
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he was deeply sorry for the plane crash in Kozhikode. I offer my condolences to those who died in this accident. Also, wish the injured a speedy recovery. I have spoken to the Chief Minister of Kerala about this. The administration is present at the scene and all kinds of assistance is being provided.
My thoughts on the victims of the plane crash in Kozhikode are with those who have lost their loved ones. Serious injuries can heal quickly. He has spoken to the Chief Minister of Kerala about the situation. Authorities are on the scene, providing all assistance to the victims: Prime Minister Narendra Modi (file pick) pic.twitter.com/h18CVPEjGH
– ANI (@ANI) August 7, 2020