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Helicopter crashes in Nepal with 7 people on board

On Saturday, a helicopter having 7 people in it crashed in a hilly area in Nepal. After taking off from the Western district of Gorkha, the Kathmandu-bound Altitude Air helicopter lost its contact with air traffic control. Kathmandu airport GM said that they are trying to reach the crash site but the weather is affecting the operation. Rescue helicopters and police on foot are searching the mountains.