Rope gives way, 3 soldiers fall from sky

Rope gives way, 3 soldiers fall from sky

According to the Indian Army website, the army showcases parades and other military shows in the national capital New Delhi on the day.

Three Indian Army soldiers received injured while slithering down from a chopper as the rope suddenly got snapped because of a "material malfunction".

Slithering is an exercise where troops are dropped from a helicopter in an area of operation using a rope attached to the chopper.

"No serious injuries to any of the three soldiers".

The accident, a video of which has become viral on social media, occurred on January 9.

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The incident took place on Tuesday and involved an Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv.

The incident happened when the jawans were coming down from the helicopter with the support of the rope but as the rope detached, they fell on the ground.

An official from the Indian Army said that all the 3 jawans are safe and further investigation is underway. An inquiry into the incident has also been ordered.

According to reports, the incident took place on January 9 and the soldiers are now undergoing treatment at Army Hospital Research And Referral in New Delhi.

Army Day is observed on 15 January every year to honour Lieutenant General KM Kariappa, who took over as the first commander-in-chief of the Indian Army on this day.

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