The Indian consulates in Dubai and Sharjah have activated 5 helpline numbers to offer data to the relations of the Air India Specific flight that skidded off the runway at Kozhikode airport in Kerala and fell right into a 50 toes valley, killing no less than 16 individuals on Friday night.
The IX 1344 Dubai-Calicut flight was carrying 191 passengers and crew, together with 10 infants, two pilots and 4 cabin crew members.
After touchdown at Runway 10, the Boeing 737 plane continued working to the tip of the runway and fell down within the valley and broke into two parts, an official assertion stated.
“We pray for the wellbeing of passengers and crew and can maintain you up to date as and once we obtain additional updates. Our helplines +97156 5463903, +971543090572, +971543090571, +971543090575,” Dr. Aman Puri, Consul Normal of India, stated.
The helpline quantity to name in Sharjah for updates is +97165970303, the Gulf Information reported.
Mr Puri additionally stated the Indian consulate will likely be obtainable for any help it might be able to render at the moment of grief.
“We convey our deepest condolences to the relations of those that have been injured on this tragic incident, and we’re acquiring extra data from the related authorities on the bottom at Calicut Worldwide Airport,” Mr Puri stated.
“The Airport authorities are offering medical help to all these injured on this tragedy,” he stated.