Dozens dead in Nepal’s airplane crash

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    Around 49 people were killed in Bangladeshi plane crash when it was landing in Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan Airport in Nepal on Monday.

    As told to Hindustan times, Sanjiv Gautam, Director General of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal said that

    The aircraft was supposed to land from the southern side of the runway but it flew from the northern side .

    Police spokesperson Manoj Neupane US-Bangla Airlines, Flight BS 211 owned by Bangladeshi private carrier which was flying from Dhaka, Bangladesh.

    Kamrul Imran, the head of Public Relations for US Bangla said that there were total 71 passengers on the plane including crew.

    Prime minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli visited the crash site to take know the prevailing situation of accident area.

    He added further that 40 bodies were recovered and 9 died in hospital and rest 22 are having treatment in hospital.

    (Inputs from CNN)


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