New Delhi: At least two Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel were on Thursday killed after the vehicle carrying them met with an accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Awantipora, news agency ANI reported. Notably, the IAF has an operational base in Awantipora.Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir Lockdown: Resumption of Physical Hearing of Court Cases in J&K, Ladakh from August 2
The deceased have been identified as Squadron Leader Rakesh Pandey and Corporal Ajay Kumar. Further, two other personnel including an officer and an airman were also injured and are currently receiving treatment at a hospital. Also Read - Indian Army Recruitment 2021: Apply Online For Clerical, Technical Posts Today | Check Rally Venue, Other Details Here
Further, the Air Force will soon conduct an inquiry into the matter. Also Read - WATCH: After Kishtwar, Another Cloudburst Near Amarnath in Jammu And Kashmir
More details are awaited.