Army Plane crashes in Myanmar, killing 12 people: What you need to know
An army plane has crashed in Myanmar.
According to reports, 12 people have died while 4 people have not been traced yet. Among the people who died is one of the country’s most decorated monks, Abhisheka Maha Rattha Guru Bhatanda Kavisara.
According to sources, some of the casualties were on the ground.
Fire brigade vehicles reached there for relief. Emergency workers are still on the scene.
The plane was flying from the capital, Naypyidaw, to the town of Pyin Oo Lwin. This accident happened in the Mandla region of Mynamar.
No information has been received so far about how the plane became a victim of the accident, the army is investigating the matter.