New Delhi, Dec 11 (UNI) The bodies of two more Army personnel and four Indian Air Force personnel aboard a helicopter that crashed near Kanwar have been identified. It may be recalled that Chief of Defense Staff General Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat were also on board the helicopter.
Authorities say his body has been handed over to his family for final rites.
Chief of Defense Staff General Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat, Brigadier LS Lidder and 10 others were killed in a helicopter crash near Kannur in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.
The only survivor of the accident is Group Captain Varun Singh, who is currently undergoing treatment at the Command Hospital in Bangalore. The last rites of General Rawat, his wife and Brigadier General were performed on Friday.
Other victims include Lt. Col. Harjinder Singh, Wing Commander Prithvi Singh Chauhan, Squadron Leader Kuldeep Singh, Junior Officers Rana Pratap Das and Arakal Pradeep, Hawaldar Satpal Rai, Naik Garsiuk Singh, Naik Jatinder Kumar, Lance Naik Vivek Kumar and Lance BK. Were included.
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