CRASH SURVIVOR SUCCUMBS TO BURN INJURIES
The Morning Standard|December 16, 2021
GROUP Captain Varun Singh, sole survivor of the helicopter crash in which Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and 12 others were killed near Coonoor on December 8, succumbed to injuries on Wednesday at Command Hospital.
BALA CHAUHAN

Group Captain Singh had reportedly suffered 90 per cent burn injuries and was on life support. He was an experimental test pilot and belonged to the Light Combat Aircraft ( LCA ) Squadron. He was conferred Shaurya Chakra, the third-highest peacetime gallantry award, on Independence Day this year by the President.

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