The Defence Minister of India Nirmala Sitharaman arrived in Dehradun on a brief visit to pay homage to Squadron Leader Siddharth Negi and express condolence to the bereaved family members.
Negi was killed when the Mirage 2000 fighter jet he was co-piloting with squadron leader Samir Abrol crashed in Bengaluru while on a test sortie on February 1.
On Tuesday, the Defence minister along with chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat visited the Dehradun residence of Negi and paid floral tributes at his picture. She empathised with Negi’s parents and widow.
Wednesday, 06 February 2019 | PNS | Dehradun
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