Two majors among four martyred as army helicopter crashes in Gilgit-Baltistan

By: News Desk      Published: 12:21 AM, 27 Dec, 2020
Two majors among four martyred as army helicopter crashes in Gilgit-Baltistan
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A Pakistan Army Aviation helicopter crashed due to technical reasons during casualty evacuation in Minimarg, Gilgit-Baltistan on Saturday. 

The helicopter was evacuating body of martyred soldier Abdul Qadeer to CMH Skardu. Following officers and soldiers embraced martyrdom in the incident:  Pilot Major M. Hussain, Co Pilot Maj Ayaz Hussain, Naik Inzimam Alam and Sepoy Muhammad Farooq. 

Pilot Muhammad Hussain was married and a resident of the Khaplu area in Skardu. Major Ayaz was married and a resident of Malir, Karachi. Naik Inzimam Alam was a resident of Chakwal and Sepoy Muhammad Farooq belonged to Sahiwal. 

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