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IAF rescue efforts continue unabated despite inclement weather conditions

ByNE India Broadcast

Jul 9, 2022 ,

The Indian Air Force has been continuing its rescue efforts to airlift the mortal remains of casualties, injured persons, NDRF personnel and relief load since this morning.

IAF has pressed its transport and helicopter assets into service for rescue and relief operations at Amarnath. Mi-17V5 helicopters have inducted NDRF and civil administration personnel at Panchtarni and rescued 21 survivors.

The helicopters have also brought back six mortal remains. Further operations by IAF Mi-17V5 and Cheetal helicopters are in progress. Aircraft are on standby at all major air bases in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh areas.

(Inputs and Picture – Indian Air Force )

(Report- Pratyusha Mukherjee )

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