- All passengers are safe and only faced minor injuries
- Helicopter was carrying eight people - 6 passengers, co-pilot and pilot
- The Mi-17 V5 caught fire after it collided with an iron girder
A video has surfaced showing the chopper descending towards the helipad and crashing.
Four people including the IAF pilot suffered injuries; they are out of danger, rescuers said. The helicopter was carrying eight people -- six passengers, the co-pilot and the pilot. The IAF's Russian-origin transport helicopter Mi-17 V5 caught fire after it collided with an iron girder.
The air force has launched an investigation to find out what caused the helicopter to collide with the iron girder that led to the crash landing.
(With inputs from ANI)
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