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Nepālgānj : Nepal | May 14, 2012 at 2:32 AM PDT
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The Himalaya • Pakistan - India - Tibet - Nepal - China - Bhutan • Part - 2

Nepal Police said the plane carrying 19 people crashed in an area north of the country left at least 14 people were killed.

According to BBC, the plane of Agni Air Airlines (Nepal) fell when landing at airports standard Jomson (Nepal).

Many sources say, some people survived the plane crash was taken to the hospital. It is not clear the passengers on board at the time of the accident.

The Times of India said at least 14 victims have died, mostly foreigners, while the BBC reported that at least nine people were killed.

Rescuers immediately present at the crash area.

BBC said the small plane crash crashed frequently occur in Nepal.

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