Malappuram, August 9
The situation of no less than 14 passengers of the ill-fated Air India Express flight that crashed whereas making an attempt to land on the Karipur airport right here, stays crucial, Malappuram District Collector Okay Gopalakrishnan stated on Sunday.
Eighteen folks, together with the pilot and co-pilot of the AIE flight from Dubai misplaced their lives, when it overshot the tabletop runway on the airport right here whereas touchdown in heavy rains and fell right into a valley 35 toes under and broke into two parts on Friday evening.
“Till now, 49 people have been discharged from various hospitals in Malappuram and Kozhikode. The condition of 14 people remains critical,” Gopalakrishnan advised PTI.
The remaining 109 persons are beneath remedy at completely different hospitals.
Eighteen folks, together with the pilot and the co-pilot, misplaced their lives within the airplane crash.
Air India Express on Sunday stated the mortal stays of 16 passengers, who misplaced their lives within the airplane crash, have been handed over to their households.
The our bodies of the pilot and co-pilot of the AIE flight, have been handed over to their households on Saturday.
The stays of co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar have been cremated on Sunday with attendance from all relations in addition to officers of Air India and Air India Express at Mathura, his hometown, it stated. — PTI