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Plane with 21 people on board goes missing

A plane which was bound from Pokhara to Jomsom, have lost contact with air traffic control today, leaving the fate of passengers unknown.

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Publish Date: Feb 24 2016 2:07PM | Updated Date: Feb 24 2016 2:07PM

Plane with 21 people on board goes missing

 A plane which was bound from Pokhara to Jomsom, have lost contact with air traffic control today, leaving the fate of passengers unknown.

 

The 'Tara Twin Otter' plane was carrying 21 people on board including crew members, said a report.

 

The plane had taken off the Pokhara Airport in the morning.

 

According to an official of the Pokhara Airport, the plane was in contact, before going missing.

 

An army chopper has been dispatched to carry out search operation, he added.