Rawalpindi : All the people in the helicopter, including Corps Commander Quetta, were martyred during crash. ISPR, the public relations department of the Pakistan Army, says that the wreckage of the helicopter that went missing yesterday has been found.
In a statement released on ISPR’s social media account, it has been confirmed that the wreckage of the missing helicopter was found yesterday, and it has been said that Corps Commander 12 Corps Lt. Gen. Sarfaraz Ali was martyred in a helicopter accident, DG Pakistan Coast Guard is among the martyrs. Major General Amjad is also involved.
The wreckage of unfortunate hel which was on flood relief ops found in Musa Goth, Windar, Lasbela. All 6 offrs & sldrs incl Lt Gen Sarfraz Ali embraced shahadat. اِنّا لِلَّٰهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ
Accident occurred due to bad weather as per initial investigations . DTF pic.twitter.com/dnyano2vqC
— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) August 2, 2022
According to the public relations department, the wreckage of the helicopter has been found from Musa Goth, the accident to the helicopter happened due to bad weather, the helicopter was engaged in relief operations for the flood victims.
According to ISPR, Corps Commander 12 Corps Lt Gen Sarfaraz Ali and DG Coast Guard besides 4 other jawans and officers were also martyred in the helicopter crash. More details about the accident will be shared after the investigation.