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The site of the helicopter crash in Katra, Jammu and Kashmir.Twitter/ANI

A helicopter with six people on board crashed in Katra in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, and all passengers, as well as the woman pilot, are said to have been killed in the accident. 

The helicopter was reportedly  carrying pilgrims visiting the Vaishno Devi shrine. 

According to The Times of India, the helicopter caught fire minutes after it took off from Katra.

Other reports said that the helicopter may have developed a technical problem, while some said the foggy conditions may have led to the chopper crash.

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