At least 64 people have been confirmed dead while several critically injured after Yetti Airlines flight crashed on landing near an airport in Central Nepal.

72 people were on board in the plane that is said to have left Kathmandu to the Pokhara, a tourist town in Nepal.

Seen from the circulating videos in the social media, the plane was recorded flying low over several buildings where it spinned and caught fire on landing, showing huge smoke at around 1100hrs

Unconfirmed reports say that rescue operations are underway with the critically injured passengers being rushed to the hospital.

By Treeza Auma

Treeza Auma is a Digital Content Producer and founder of KTMN She is also Television journalist at Kenya News Agency and Leadership Accelerator at Women in News.

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