The helicopter was carrying two critical patients but bad weather stopped it from reaching its destination.
According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), July rainfall is likely to be on the upper side of the “normal” range, which is 94-106% of the long period average (LPA).
Isolated heavy to very heavy rains (115.5 mm-224.5 mm) have been forecast over Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh.
A case has been registered and the trio was handed over to district police for interrogation, the sources added.
‘Yellow Alert’ stands for watch and be updated, while ‘Orange Alerts’ implies to be prepared for action.
As many as eight passengers was heading from Daporijo toward Kamle when the accident occurred.
A very severe cyclonic storm (VSCS) named Biparjoy, pronounced “Biporjoy”, is currently centred over the east-central Arabian Sea moved almost northwards with a speed of 9 kmph during the past 6 hours.
The incident occurred in the Panbari area in the district which is located along the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border.
The incident took place in the Panbari area of the Assam-Arunachal border in the district.
The four accused were arrested from Meragoh village in the district.