Para-jumper of IAF killed during training in Agra
AN INDIAN Air Force (IAF) jawan, a para-jumper, was killed during training for air dropping here on Thursday.
District Magistrate N G Ravi Kumar confirming the incident here on Friday said, that the IAF jawan of 11th Regiment Hardeep Singh (28) was training for air dropping along with 34 other jawans when the incident occurred at the Malpura dropping zone.
The deceased jawan along with others jumped from the height of 8000 feet from an aircraft but the parachute of Hardeep got tied in his left hand. Instead of dropping at the designated place, he fell on a potato field.