Live news: Govt to speak on General Rawat’s death; farmers to end protests

Rescue groups at the put in which an IAF helicopter crashed in Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, on December 8, 2021. Typical Bipin Rawat, his wife, and eleven many others had been killed in the crash. (PTI Picture)

The Russian-built Mi-seventeen V5 helicopter carrying Rawat, 63, achieved with an accident close to noon Wednesday, the Indian Air Drive mentioned in a assertion on Twitter without delivering information on the crash. Rawat, his wife, and eleven many others on the chopper have died, even though Group Captain Varun Singh is in medical center.

The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), a collective of farmer unions, intends contacting off this afternoon fourteen-thirty day period protests in opposition to a few agriculture legal guidelines, but only soon after receiving a ultimate duplicate of the central government’s revised proposal about its needs.