JAMMU — A chopper of Indian army crashed after developing some technical snag in Kathua district of Jammu division on Tuesday.
Officials said that the chopper crashed at around 11.00 a.m. with five to six persons onboard at Purthu in Basohli, a hilly area in Kathua district.
They said that the chopper crashed and fell into a lake of Ranjit Sagar Dam after developing some technical snag.
Police and army teams have left for the spot for rescue operation, they added.
“Ranjit Sagar Dam shares border with Punjab, Himachal and Jammu and Kashmir, however, the area where the chopper crashed falls in Kathua district,” the officials said.