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Helicopter crashes in J&K's Udhampur

Helicopter crashes in J&K's Udhampur

Jammu, Sep 21 (UNI) A helicopter has reportedly crashed in the Patnitop Hills on Tuesday in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.
However, Udhampur district administration said that the incident is being confirmed.
"As per initial reports, the helicopter has made a precautionary landing but we are verifying the facts," Indu Chib, Deputy Commissioner, Udhampur here told UNI.
"Cannot confirm about the crash," she said.
The incident is reported from Shiv Garh Dhar of Patnitop.
Reports said that it was Army's helicopter.
Meanwhile Deputy Inspector General of Police (Udhampur-Reasi), Suleman Chowdhary told UNI that information about an incident is received and the teams have been dispatched to the spot.
"Due to excess fog in the area it is not clear that whether it was a crash or crash landing by the helicopter," said the DIG.
Earlier on August 3, Army chopper crashed into the Ranjit Sagar Lake Dam in Basholi area of Kathua district.
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