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Pawan Hans chopper crashes!

The Arunachal Pradesh chopper carrying the Tirap Deputy Commissioner is believed to have crashed somewhere in the sky on Tuesday.

Local residents in Kalugaon area bordering Arunachal Pradesh told Assam Times that they came to hear a huge sound of some explosion in the air at around 3 in the afternoon. But they failed to fathom it at all.

The villagers claimed to have heard it only after the TV channels beamed the breaking news of the chopper missing.

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