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Nepal Plane Crash: Sonu Jaiswal killed in Yeti Airlines crash was live on Facebook; final moments captured on camera

Neha Singh



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New Delhi: Four out of five Indians were among five who were killed in Nepal’s plane crash on Sunday, they were from Ghazipur district in Uttar Pradesh.

The four victims have been identified as Sonu Jaiswal, Vishal Sharma, Abhishek Kushwaha and Anil Kumar Rajbhar

Sonu Jaiswal, the passenger was live on Facebook when the crash happened and the incident was captured live.

At least 68 people and four crew on board were killed after Yeti Airlines passenger plane crashed into a river gorge while landing at the newly-opened airport in central Nepal’s resort city of Pokhara.

Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief and prayed for the bereaved families of the Nepal plane crash.

Nepal’s Civil Aviation Authority’s notice read that at around 10:30 am, the flight carrying 68 passengers including, five Indians, four Russians, and one Irish national took off.

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar also paid his condolences to the victims.

The Nepal Government has declared a national holiday today to mourn the deaths of passengers who died after Yeti plane crashed.