Jammu and Kashmir state government has declared a flood situation in Kashmir on Monday as the River Jhelum has crossed the danger mark in Srinagar and Sangam due to heavy rainfall across the Kashmir valley. The Government has said that the administrative machinery is on high alert and is monitoring the situation.
According to a news report by Newyork Times, one of the pilots of the crashed Germanwings aircraft was locked out of the cockpit and he was unable to come inside as nobody unlocked the door for him, despite the cockpit doors being knocked by him repeatedly.
The search and recovery operation in the wake of German Airbus 320 crash which happened yesterday is in progress. The French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve who reached the site has confirmed that the one of the black boxes of the Germanwings plane has been recovered and will be examined immediately.