Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar led the sportspersons to supply their condolences to the deceased and people injured. Former India cricketer VVS Laxman additionally took to his Twitter deal with to specific his shock. India captain Virat Kohli and his limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma additionally expressed their unhappiness and prayed for the departed souls.
India’s ace badminton star Saina Nehwal additionally mourned the demise of passengers within the crash. India cricketer KL Rahul additionally expressed his shock.
Praying for the security of everybody onboard the #AirIndia Express Aircraft that’s overshot the runway at Kozhikode Airport, Kerala.
Deepest condolences to the households who’ve misplaced their close to ones on this tragic accident.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) August 7, 2020
My heartfelt condolences to the households of those that have misplaced their lives following the crashlanding of #AirIndiaExpress flight in Kozhikode. Prayers for the speedy restoration of these injured.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) August 7, 2020
Praying for individuals who have been affected by the plane accident in Kozhikode. Deepest condolences to the family members of those that have misplaced their lives. 🙏🏼
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 7, 2020
Praying for the passengers and the employees on the #AirIndia flight in Kozhikode. Shocking information.
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) August 7, 2020
My ideas and prayers are with the folks injured within the aircraft crash in Kerala. Condolences to the households who misplaced their family members on this unlucky incident. May they RIP.
— Okay L Rahul (@klrahul11) August 7, 2020
Heartbreaking information from Kozhikode. Deepest condolences to the lives misplaced within the touchdown mishap. Praying that the remainder of the passengers return house safely. 2020 might actually use some extra compassion. 😣#KozhikodeAirCrash
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) August 7, 2020
Shocked by the information of aircraft crash at Kozhikode. My prayers are with the folks on board. Wishing speedy restoration to ones who’re injured.
— Surya Kumar Yadav (@surya_14kumar) August 7, 2020
— geeta phogat (@geeta_phogat) August 7, 2020
Terrible information coming from Kozhikode. Frightening visuals of the aircraft breaking up. Hoping and praying that each one passengers are evacuated safely as quickly as attainable!
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) August 7, 2020
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) August 7, 2020
Heartbroken and shocked ..Deepest condolences to the households who’ve misplaced their close to n expensive on this tragic accident . #AirIndiaCrash 🙏
— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) August 7, 2020
A Dubai-Calicut Air India Express flight with 191 passengers and crew on board overshot the runway right here and fell right into a valley, breaking into two parts, on Friday night, police sources mentioned. The mishap occurred at 7:41 pm.
No hearth was reported on the time of touchdown, an AIE assertion mentioned. Police mentioned 16 folks have been killed within the accident. The Civil Aviation Ministry mentioned the flight IX 1344 operated by B737 plane from Dubai overshot runway.
There have been 174 passengers, 10 Infants, 2 Pilots and 5 cabin crew onboard the plane, the ministry added.
An IG of police has been deputed to supervise the rescue operations. Fire and Rescue groups of two districts– Kozhikode and Malappuram have been engaged. According to info from Kozhikode medical faculty, severely injured folks have been admitted there.
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