A MiG-21 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer this evening, around 8:30 pm.
The incident took place in Sudasiri village near the Indo-Pak border in Jaisalmer. According to IAF Official, Wing Commander Harshit Sinha lost his life in the flying accident. His body has been recovered.
This is the 3rd pilot fatality in the 5th IAF MiG-21 crash this year.
The administration has reached the spot. The investigation is underway. Our Deepest condolences.
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