This story of Major Kumud Dogra is a true inspiration for those who are yet to come to terms with the reality. After losing her IAF pilot husband in a chopper crash . Major Kumud bravely dealt with the loss.
She paid last tribute to her husband Wing Commander Dushyant Vats while carrying her daughter who is only 5 days old. The handsome officer didn’t get to meet his newborn daughter. Her husband Wing Commander Dushyant Vats was one of the two Indian Air Force pilots who were killed in a helicopter crash near Sumiomari village in Assam last week.
The helicopter crash took place on February 15 when the helicopter was on its routine recce. Though the wreckage of the aircraft was located, it was completely burnt beyond recognition.
The plane crashed in the river island around noon soon after taking off from the Jorhat base. The second pilot who was killed in the incident along with Wing Commander Dushyant Vats , was commander J. James. Though the pilots attempted an emergency landing but the aircraft crashed in a sandbar in the northern part of district. The plane crash took place at Darbar Chapori, a sandbar in the Bhramaputra where there is no human inhabitation.