One individual injured within the Air India Categorical flight crash-landing in August this yr is present process cosmetic surgery, the nationwide provider’s CMD Rajiv Bansal mentioned on Thursday.
The twist of fate took place on August 7 when an Air India Categorical flight from Dubai with 190 other folks onboard, together with a six-member workforce, overshot the tabletop runway at Kozhikode in Kerala. The incident took place because of heavy rain.
The narrow-body B737 airplane fell right into a valley 35 toes under and broke into items, killing 18 other folks, together with each pilots.
“21 passengers, together with 2 pilots, died. Nearly everyone has been discharged from health facility, however two are nonetheless receiving some remedy – considered one of them is present process physiotherapy and every other is present process cosmetic surgery,” Bansal mentioned on Thursday.
He additionally mentioned that every one bills of injured and relatives of the deceased had been taken care of via the insurance coverage company. “They have got already been paid intervening time reimbursement. We now have additionally gained the primary tranche of intervening time reimbursement for plane that we misplaced,” Air India CMD mentioned.
The crash-landing is under-investigation via a five-member panel of the Airplane Twist of fate Investigation Board. The headquarters of the investigation can be in New Delhi.