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Due to the forest area, the relief team is facing difficulty in the rescue work.
A chopper has crashed on Friday in the forest of Chopra taluka in Jalgaon district. The accident happened near Vardi Shivara at 4.30 pm. According to preliminary information, one person has died in this. A female pilot was also seriously injured. The name of the female pilot is Anshika Gurjar. Apart from Tehsildar and Naib Tehsildar, fire brigade teams are present on the spot. Debris removal work has started.
The work of clearing the debris of the chopper is being done by the team of local tribals and the local fire department.
The Satpura mountain range passes through the place where the accident happened. This area is known as Ram Talav. It is not yet known how the helicopter crashed. The local tribals took off the injured female pilot from a helicopter and took her to a nearby hospital for treatment.
After falling from a height, this chopper got stuck on some tree.
Union Shipping Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has also tweeted about this accident. Scindia told that this helicopter belongs to the private NMIMS Academy of Maharashtra. An inquiry has been ordered in this matter. The flight instructor has died in this accident and the trainee pilot is seriously injured.
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