Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, October 3
A prayer assembly in remembrance of Main Anuj Rajput, who died in a helicopter crash close to Udhampur final month, was held right here at the moment. It was attended by the late officer’s relations, family and well-wishers.
The 27-year-old officer was remembered as a respectful, well mannered and amiable one who had a ardour for flying. An alumnus of the Nationwide Defence Academy, he had been commissioned into the Regiment of Artillery, from the place he had moved to the Military Aviation Corps as a helicopter pilot.
Anuj and Maj Rohit Kumar from Noida have been on a coaching sortie when their Cheetah helicopter crash-landed within the Shiv Garh Dhar space close to Patnitop reportedly attributable to unhealthy climate. Each pilots had succumbed to their accidents.