Nigeria/June 4, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/123 views /nigeria Indian military plane missing with 13 on boardshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel FILE PHOTO: Indian soldiers take positions outside the Sunjuwan Military Station in Jammu on February 10, 2018, following an attack by militants. PHOTO: Rakesh BAKSHI / AFP An Indian military aircraft with 13 people on board went missing Monday in the northeast of the country, the defence ministry said. The Russian-built Antonov An-32 took off from Jorhat in Assam state at 12:25 pm (0655 GMT) headed for Mechuka in Arunachal Pradesh, bordering China. ALSO READ 894 children freed from Boko Haram | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News“The aircraft last contacted ground agencies at 1300 hrs, thereafter there has been no contact,” the defence ministry said in a statement. Loading… “A total of eight crew and five passengers were on board the aircraft,” it said. Spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel P. Khongsai said every effort was being made to locate the missing plane. ALSO READ Fear grips LG chairmen, as Wike sets up Committee to investigate, audit financial transactionsCrashes by India’s sizeable fleet of ageing Russian military aircraft are relatively common. Share this: Related Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:nigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleWhy doctors are on warning strike in Anambra — MDCANnext articleUTM parliamentary candidates dispute May 21 election results – Malawi Nyasa TimesRelated PostsNigeria/June 20, 2019 /No Comment Court frees Nigerian blogger accused of publishing defamatory claims against Akpabio – Premium Times NigeriaNigeria/June 20, 2019 /No Comment Injected to blindness: Harrowing tale of 10 Eye Centre patientsPlease let’s rest for a while, PDP, Ashiru beg Tribunal in KadunaOur scorecard, by NIPP – The Nation NewspaperMAPOLY students at the mercy of thieves – The Nation NewspaperOsinbajo, Sanwo-Olu, Ovia make case for smart technology adoption – The Nation NewspaperDMO to raise balance of 2019 borrowing from Eurobond – The Nation NewspaperARCON advises OAU on architecture – The Nation NewspaperGlo urges female students on ICT careers – The Nation NewspaperInsurers need $725m to meet recap order – The Nation Newspaper Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.