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The Aftermath Of Boeing 737 MAX 8 Plane Crash​

Mar 13, 2019 08:34 PM IST India India
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The use of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft by the country's airline companies was banned on Tuesday by airline watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). On Sunday, a 737 MAX 8 aircraft operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed near Addis Ababa killing 157 people, including four Indians. “These planes will be grounded till appropriate modifications & safety measures are undertaken to ensure their safe operations. We continue to consult closely with regulators around the world, airlines, and aircraft manufacturers to ensure passenger safety,” said DGCA. Watch our video to understand the aftermath of Boeing 737 MAX 8 Plane Crash.

India

  • Active Cases

    2,088

     
  • Total Confirmed

    2,301

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    156

     
  • Total DEATHS

    56

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 03 (09:00 AM)
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World

  • Active Cases

    750,928

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,017,394

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    213,217

     
  • Total DEATHS

    53,249

     
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
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