An army chopper carrying Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) crashed today in Tamil Nadu.
The villagers found five bodies with severe injuries from the crash site.
The army chopper was carrying CDS General Bipin Rawat, his wife, Defence Assistant and security commandos.
An inquiry has been conducted in the case.
The crash happened after the Mi-series chopper flew from an army base in Sulur in Coimbatore and headed towards the Defence Staff Services College in Wellington in the Nilgiris.
The crash of the chopper happened around 12:20.p.m. The defence establishment learned from the local informing the district administration.