The plane crashed near the town of Menzelinsk, about 960 kilometers east of Moscow.
Amit Panghal (52kg), who is also the reigning Asian champion, defeated Philippines' Carlo Paalam 4-1 to be assured of at least a bronze at the World Boxing Championships.
Duryodhan Negi lost to Jordan's Zeyad Eashash in the second round, while Satish Kumar went down 0-5 to Richard Torrez of the USA in his opening-round bout at the World Men's Boxing Championships.
Amit Panghal (52kg), who is also an Asian Games gold-medallist, thrashed Chinese Taipei's Tu Po-Wei 5-0 to move into the pre-quarterfinals at the World Boxing Championships on Saturday.
Manish Kaushik (63kg) defeated Kyrgyzstan's Uulu Argen Kadyrbek 5-0 in the only bout of the day for India at the World Boxing Championships.
Brijesh Yadav (81kg) didn't just defeat Poland's Maleusz Goinski 5-0 but also left him with a wound on his head in the first and only bout of the day for India at the World Boxing Championships.
Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu conducts proceedings in the House during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.RSTV/PTI Photo
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla conducts proceedings in the House as an opposition member holds a placard in protest, during the Winter Session of Parliament in New Delhi.LSTV/PTI Photo
Opposition leaders stage a protest in Rajya Sabha during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.RSTV/PTI Photo
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari speaks in the Lok Sabha as an opposition member holds a placard in protest, during the Winter Session of Parliament in New Delhi.LSTV/PTI Photo
Kerala MPs stage a protest over Mullaperiyar dam issue, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
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