An Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi-30MKI fighter aircraft crashed in Assam on Tuesday.

The crash happened during a routine sortie.around 36 km south of Tezpur in the state. The aircraft had taken off from Tezpur airbase. 

Both pilots are reportedly safe as they had safely ejected before the crash.

 

A probe into the cause of the incident has been ordered by the authorities, according to media sources