The Chief Minister of Indian provider Andhra Pradesh, Y S Rajasekhara Reddy (commonly known as YSR) has died in a helicopter crash.
The body of 60-year-old YSR, and his Special Secretary P Subramanyam were found on Rudrakonda Hill, 40 nautical miles east of New Dehli.
According to local reports, Andhra Pradesh finance minister K Rosaiah has been appointed caretaker CM.
The helicopter carrying YSR two of his staff and two pilots went missing in Wednesday morning. After YSR failed to arrive, multiple Indian agencies launched “a massive hunt for possible wreckage in the desolate terrain.” that expanded into the country’s biggest-ever search operation with satellites in the sky joining remote sensing aircraft, fighter jets, unmanned aerial vehicles, troops on the ground and even barefoot deer-hunting tribals with bows and arrows.