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 - PM Modi Gave Computers, Jobs To Those Who Had Stones In Their Hands: Amit Shah In Baramulla | Key Takeaways
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 - Mobile Data Services Suspended In Rajouri District Ahead Of Amit Shah's Public Rally
Further, the Air Force will soon conduct an inquiry into the matter. Also Read - Terrorists Kill Cop, Injure CRPF Trooper In Pulwama, Day Ahead Of Amit Shah’s Visit
More details are awaited.