The Indonesian Sriwijaya 737-500 carrying over 60 passengers on board was declared missing under 4mins from take-off on Saturday, January 9th 2021.
Inhabitants of the area where the aircraft was suspected to have gone missing confirmed to have found parts of the aircraft, body parts and some clothing.
The plane was said to have taken off from the Soekarno-Hatta International airport Jakarta and shortly after take-off came down crashing from 10,900ft to 250ft causing a state of grief all over the country.
Social media users have taken to the platform to console the bereft families.
I am deeply saddened by the loss of lives in Sriwijaya Air flight #SJ182. My prayers are with families of all those passengers who lost their lives in this tragic accident. May Allah bless all the deceased souls. Rest In Peace. 😔 pic.twitter.com/VpEbFL8bVp
— Bennett Holiday (@bennett_holiday) January 9, 2021