Chandigarh, Feb 27, 2019 : IAF Officer Siddharth Vashisht, killed Budgam chopper cash on Wednesday was a resident of Chandigarh. Although his family belonged to Naraingarh in Haryana Siddharth was brought up and studied in Chandigarh. His family was living in House no 66-C of sector 44 in the capital city. Squadron leader Siddharth was 31year old. He is survived with his wife and two and two-year-old son Angad.
In July last year, he was posted to Srinagar and his wife Arti who is also a Squadron leader in IAF, was also posted there. Siddarth was youngest in the family as she had three elder sisters and his great grandfather and grandfather besides his father had also served in the defense forces.
Another IAF personnel, Vikrant Sehrawat who died in the helicopter crash this morning also belonged to Haryana. He was the resident of Badhani village in Jhajjar. He is survived by his wife and two children.(Source:babushahi.com):