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India defence chief among 13 dead

AFP . Coonoor
09 Dec 2021 00:00:00 | Update: 09 Dec 2021 00:49:01
India defence chief among 13 dead

Indian defence chief General Bipin Rawat and 12 other people were killed in a helicopter crash on Wednesday, with one survivor being treated for his injuries.

Rawat was India’s first chief of defence staff, a position that the government established in 2019, and was seen as close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.