Plane Crash in Nepal
By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 15, Jan 2023, 18:11 pm IST | UPDATED: 15, Jan 2023, 18:14 pm IST
New Delhi: The aircraft crashed on the bank of the Deti River. Five Indians were on board the Yeti Airlines aircraft that crashed in Nepal's Pokhara this morning , the nation's Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed in a tweet. At least 68 people died after the Nepalese passenger plane, which was carrying 72 people including 15 foreigners, crashed into a river gorge while landing at the airport in Pokhara-a major tourist destination in the Himalayan nation. The twin-engine ATR 72 aircraft operated by Yeti Airlines was en route from Capital Kathmandu.