Army Helicopter M17 carrying CDS Bipin Rawat, his family and other officials is crashed at Coonoor, Tamil Nadu. By early estimates, 13 members out of 14 are found dead. The helicopter departed from Sulur at 11:47 and reportedly crashed at 12:20. According to reports, CDS Bipin Rawat is admitted to the hospital and his condition is very critical.
Tamil Nadu CM Stalin ordered emergence in the healthcare facilities and said be alert for any situation.
Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhary also took a flight to Tamil Nadu from Palam Airport, Delhi. Air Force ordered enquiry regarding the instance that happened with CDS Bipin Rawat even after a lot of precautions, technical advancement and experienced or best quality pilots.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh briefed the report to PM Modi and also met relatives of CDS Rawat. It has been also reported that Defense Minister Rajnath Singh is planning to brief the people and Parliament by tomorrow.
Bipin Rawat was an asset to India as he was credited for Uri Surgical Strike and Balakot Air Strike in reply to terror attacks on Indian forces. Bipin Rawat was also very active on the matter of the LAC conflict with China.
Therefore, these types of instances are tribble as CDS is the highest-ranked person in the Armed forces. The mechanism of the Air force need to be regulated and more funds need to be arranged for the betterment of the Air Force as this incident is happened after taking sufficient precautions and under proficient pilots.
Bipin Rawat is the major face for India and is the celebrated army official of all time. It is also said that he is very curious about the upliftment of the Armed Forces and has achieved lots of unprecedented milestones under his rule as CDS and Army Chief.