Dehradun: A private helicopter carrying relief materials for the rain-affected people in Rudraprayag district crashed near Gaurikund on Friday, police said.

The incident took place in the Jungle Chatti area near Gaurikund, Inspector General of Police Ram Singh Meena said.

The pilot was injured in the crash and has been brought to the Jollygrant Hospital for treatment.

(Agencies)

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