Raipur: A Chattisgarh state government helicopter crashed at the Raipur airport last night. In this accident, both the pilots of the helicopter, Captain Panda and Captain Srivastava, died. Regarding this accident, CM Bhupesh Baghel has expressed grief by tweeting and has also assured to provide all possible help to the bereaved families.

The accident is being told of late night. When the pilots were on board the state helicopter VT-CHG, which crashed at the Swami Vivekananda airport in Raipur, off the runway near the taxiway. According to the information, this accident happened during the practice flight of the helicopter.