As first respondents the CISF personnel started pulling out people from the debris to take them to safe distance. “One of the major challenges was visibility. It was dark and the area had been put on red alert due to heavy rain. Aslo, a lot of fuel had spilled out from the plane which could have caught fire or even cause an explosion. Despite the risk our men continued the rescue and did not step back even once,” the CASO said. … [Read more...] about Part of perimeter wall demolished, cockpit cut open to pull out pilots: Rescuers
When the video was found by the Cyber Dome, Kochi City Police, a case was registered against the activist in June, alleging offences punishable under various sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 (POCSO Act), Information Technology Act, 2000 and the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015. … [Read more...] about SC denies anticipatory bail to Rehana Fathima
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“Pilot can land somewhere else but it is important how much fuel was left in the aircraft. Another thing is what was the weather in other airfields as if there would not be any different. In case of rain around those airfields. It will come out after inquiry about why they have to take the decision to land compulsorily in Kozhikode,” he said. … [Read more...] about Ex-air marshal, who probed Mangaluru accident, lists reasons for Kozhikode crash
A former Air India Engineering Services Ltd. (AIESL) official, who did not want to be named, said: “It was a very wise decision by the pilots (both of them died in the crash) to shut down the two engines, which, as per me, is the only reason the aircraft did not catch fire. Usually, the engines are shut down only after an aircraft comes to halt and never after touching down.” … [Read more...] about Pilots’ move may have saved many, say experts