Nepal plane crash: A tragedy that left the world in shock

Mar 14, 2018, 08:10 IST
  • Nepal plane crash: A tragedy that left the world in shock

    At least 40 people were killed and 23 injured when a Bangladeshi plane crashed and burst into flames near Kathmandu airport in Nepal on March 12, 2018. Pic/AFP



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    Officials said that the passenger plane had 71 people on board the US-Bangla Airlines plane from Dhaka when it crashed just east of the runway of Nepal's Tribhuvan international airport and skidded into a nearby football field. The passenger plane from Bangladesh crashed and burst into flames as it landed in Kathmandu, killing dozens of people, officials said. Pic/AFP

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    Nepalese rescuers and police are seen near the debris after a passenger plane from Bangladesh crashed at the airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, on March 12, 2018. Pic/AFP

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  • Nepal plane crash: A tragedy that left the world in shock

    The belongings of passengers travelling on an airplane that crashed lie at the crash site near the international airport in Kathmandu. Pic/AFP

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    Nepali rescue workers were seen removing a body found in the wreckage of the US-Bangla Airlines plane that crashed near the international airport. Pic/AFP

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    This is said to be the worst aviation disaster to hit Nepal in years. Pic/AFP

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    Family members of the plane crash victims spotted outside a morgue at the Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu. Pic/AFP

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    Family members of the plane crash victims outside a morgue at the Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu on March 13, 2018, a day after the deadly crash of a US-Bangla Airlines plane at the international airport. Pic/AFP

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    Family members hold pictures of their loved ones outside a morgue at the Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu. Pic/AFP

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    Plane crash survivor Basanta Bohara, who escaped from the craft's window, seen with his friend and family at the Norvic Hospital in Kathmandu. Pic/AFP

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    Plane crash survivor Sanam Shakya, who escaped from the craft's window, met his parents at the Norvic Hospital in Kathmandu. Pic/AFP

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    This picture obtained from the Twitter account of Saroj Basnet shows Nepali rescue workers gathered around the debris of that airplane that crashed near the international airport in Kathmandu. Pic courtesy/ Twitter account of Saroj Basnet (@IsarojB)

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At least 49 people were killed and 23 injured when a passenger plane of the US-Bangla Airlines crash-landed at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Nepal on Monday. Here are some photos from the site

 

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