Army chopper crashes during drill in Uttarakhand

The incident occurred during a drill involving Kumaon Regiment.

An Army helicopter crashed near Mana Pass in Uttarakhand on Wednesday.

Some persons onboard received minor injuries when the helicopter carrying 15 people, including crew members, crash- landed on Thastoli helipad near Mana, police sources said.

Prima-facie a technical fault led to the crash-landing, the sources said.

The chopper has been damaged in the incident, they said.