SADIQABAD: (HRNW) An aircraft engaged in an aerial spray to get rid of swarms of locust, was crashed in Bandhi area of Sadiqabad district leaving two pilots on board dead, ARY News reported on Sunday.
The aircraft was crashed at Chak No 215 near Sadiqabad due to a technical fault resulting in death of both the pilots on board the plane.
The Assistant Commissioner Sadiqabad rushed to the spot of the plane crash with rescue teams and heavy contingents of police. The police cordoned off the spot of the plane crash.
According to sources, a technical fault developed in the aircraft during the aerial spray and the plane crashed to the ground leaving both the pilots martyred in the incident on the spot.