Watch: Final moments of CDS Bipin Rawat's helicopter crash
New Delhi : A video has surfaced on social media apparently showing from the last moments of CDS Bipin Rawat's helicopter that crashed on Wednesday leading to the death of Chief of Defence Staff, Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 other personnel.
The Indian Air Force has said that Gen Bipin Rawat, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) was on a visit to Defence Services Staff College, Wellington (Nilgiri Hills) to address the faculty and student officers of the Staff Course.
Gp Capt Varun Singh SC, Directing Staff at DSSC is the lone survivor in the accident and doctors have said that the next 48 hours are very crucial for his survival.
On Thursday, news agency ANI shared a short video of the last moment shot by the locals present in the area. A glimpse of the chopper can be seen before it disappears in the dense fog with a bang possibly of the sound of the chopper hitting the ground.
Watch video below:
As seen in the video there is a dense fog and as per initial investigations, bad weather has been suspected behind the crash.
CDS Bipin Rawat will be cremated on Friday in Delhi.