Saturday, May 27, 2017

Kerala CM urges Jaitley’s to take steps to trace missing pilots

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today urged Defence Minister Arun Jaitley to do all that was possible to trace the two missing IAF pilots of Sukhoi-30 fighter jet, which crashed shortly after takeoff from Tejpur on Tuesday.
Chief minister made this request in a message to Jaitley.
Though the aircraft’s wreckage was found, there were no reports about the two pilots, one of whom Squadron leader Achudev is from Kerala.
On hearing about the mishap, his parents have left for Tejpur, Vijayan said and requested that all necessary help should be provided to them.
26/05/17 PTI/