In a distressing turn of events, a Myanmar military plane met with a tragic accident at Mizoram’s Lengpui airport. The incident occurred as the army plane attempted to land but tragically lost altitude, resulting in a crash. According to the Mizoram Director General of Police (DGP), there were 14 individuals on board, including the pilot.
Amidst the wreckage, 8 people managed to escape unharmed, providing a glimpse of hope in the midst of the tragedy. However, the unfortunate event left 6 individuals injured, prompting their immediate admission to Lengpui Hospital for urgent medical care. The details surrounding the crash, including the cause, are under investigation. This incident serves as a stark reminder of the unforeseen challenges and risks associated with aviation, even within military operations. Authorities are likely to conduct a thorough inquiry to understand the circumstances leading to this unfortunate accident.