Mishap at Kochi Naval base, two sailors dead

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Dec 27, 2018, 01:17 PM(IST)

File photo: Kochi Naval base. Image was tweeted by @PIB_India. Photograph:( Twitter )

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As per reports, the sailors died after the door of a helicopter hangar fell on them.

Two sailors lost their lives in a mishap at Southern Naval Command base in Kochi, Kerala Thursday morning, news agency ANI reported.

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As per reports, the sailors died after the door of a helicopter hangar fell on them. An investigation into the matter is underway. 

"Two Navy personnel died of casualties caused due to an aircraft hangar collapse," a spokesperson told PTI.

More details are awaited. 

(With inputs from agencies

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