In a horrific incident, a plane from Air India crashed on Friday while landing at Kozhikode. The incident occurred at approximately 7:45 pm. After landing at Karipur Airport runway 10, the Dubai-Kozhikode flight dropped into a valley and split into two parts. There were about 191 passengers aboard the plane.
Several Bollywood celebrities have taken to social media to give condolences and best wishes to all those people who have been injured in the horrific accident.
Shah Rukh Khan:
My heart goes out to the passengers and crew members onboard the #AirIndia flight. Deepest condolences to the bereaved families who lost their loved ones. Thoughts and prayers…
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) August 7, 2020
Deeply saddened to hear about the #AirIndia flight tragedy. Praying for all the injured ones to recover soon. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of the bereaved.🙏🏻
— Sanjay Dutt (@duttsanjay) August 7, 2020
Disturbed by the #AirIndia flight tragedy. My prayers are with all the passengers and crew members onboard and deepest condolences to those who lost their loved ones.
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) August 7, 2020
Very heartbreaking to hear about the #KozhikodeAirCrash. Prayers and healing to the injured passengers. Deepest condolences and strength to those who have lost their loved ones 💔🙏
— Shraddha (@ShraddhaKapoor) August 7, 2020
Terrible news! Praying for the safety of all the passengers and crew onboard the #AirIndia Express flight. My deepest condolences to those who have lost their loved ones 🙏🏻
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) August 7, 2020
Many people were injured in the accident according to the latest news, and unfortunately, both of the pilots died in the crash. The rescue operation is currently underway, and the wounded passengers and crew were taken to the near-airport hospital.