Yeti Airlines ATR-72 plane crashed near Pokhara. This 72 seater plane took off from Kathmandu. There were a total of 72 people on board, including four crew members. The plane crashed on approach to Pokhara. The plane crashed in a mountainous area. Nepali media reported that the plane crashed between the old airport and the Pokhara International Airport.
Yeti Airlines spokesperson Sudarshan Bartaula said that there were 68 passengers and 4 crew members on board. The initial speculation is that the plane crashed due to bad weather. The plane crashed into the river. Relief work is currently underway at the accident site.
Yeti Airlines plane crashed into a mountain. After hitting the mountain, the plane crashed into the river. After that, smoke started coming from the plane. The smoke could be seen from a long distance from the accident site. As soon as the information about the accident was received, the airline company, airport authority, security forces, disaster prevention department started the relief work.