Lakshya UAV Crashes In Balasore


Balasore: In a major setback, Lakshya, an advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) crashed in Balasore district here on Friday.

The UAV of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed on a patch of agricultural field at Chandamani near Baliapal this morning. However, no loss of life and property has been reported in the incident, informed Balsore SP Niti Shekhar.

Though the exact reason behind the crash is unclear, it is suspected that the UAV crashed due to some technical glitches during its routine sortie.