Indian Express

Tuesday, October 26, 1999

CHHINDWARA: The debris of an Army Dakota plane that crashed in 1938 have been found recently near village Ambadi under Sausar tehsil in Chhindwara district of Madhya Pradesh.The Dakota plane belonged to the Army at that time and was used for carrying mail to Kamptee near Nagpur in Maharashtra when it crashed. The debris got noticed after they were washed ashore in the recent floods. Officials that there were reports of people in surrounding areas having sold off scrap iron by cutting it from the plane.

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