New Delhi:  Two persons including a captain lost their lives on Monday after a trainer aircraft crashed in the Dhenkanal district of Odisha.  The deceased have been identified as Captain Sanjib Kumar Jha, a resident of Bihar and Anis Fatima, a trainee pilot from Tamil Nadu. Also Read - This is How Colleges in India Plan to Conduct Classes After July 31

The incident took place at Birasal Airstrip under Kankadahad police station limits. Their bodies have been sent for post-mortem examination. Also Read - Odisha Govt Cancels Pending Class 12 Exams in View of COVID Pandemic

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