CDS Bipin Rawat, his wife among 13 dead in Tamil Nadu chopper crash

Srinagar Dec 8: Chief of Defence Staff, General Bipin Rawat has died along with his wife Madhulika Rawat and 11 other persons including top Army officers after the chopper they were on board crashed in a forest area in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday morning, the Indian Air Force confirmed.

“With deep regret, it has now been ascertained that Gen Bipin Rawat, Mrs Madhulika Rawat and 11 other persons on board have died in the unfortunate accident, ‘ an IAF spokesman tweeted.