Washington: There is news of the death of Wagner chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, who led the failed rebellion against Russia, in a plane crash. There were 10 people including 3 crew members in this aircraft. Russia’s emergency minister has confirmed the accident. According to the report of the Financial Times, Russian officials said that a man named Prigozhin was aboard. According to reports, the plane had flown from Moscow to St.Petersburg. However, he did not further say that it was Prigozhin, Chief of Wagner’s army. Wagner’s army was fighting on the side of Russia in the Russo-Ukraine War. But in June the Wagner chief rebelled against Russia. Prigozhin had appeared before the world only a few days earlier. Then he released a short video on Telegram. According to reports, the video was made in Africa. He was seen in a desert in army uniform. There he had a rifle in his hand. A pickup truck was visible nearby. In July, Prigozhin said that he was going to increase his presence in Africa. In June, he launched an uprising against Russia, which ended within 24 hours. Rocket attack? According to the BBC, Wagner’s Telegram channel Gray Zone reported that an Embraer plane had been shot down in the Tver region north of Moscow. He was shot down by the Air Defense Forces. The gray zone said locals heard two bangs before the crash and saw two plumes of smoke in the air. According to the report of the news agency Tass, the fire broke out as soon as the plane fell on the ground. So far only four bodies have been found. Rebellion against Russia On 23-24 June, Prigozhin started a rebellion against Russia. During this, he captured Rostov on Don, the southern city of Russia through Wagner Army. Apart from this, he had announced that he was coming to Moscow with 25,000 soldiers. The rebellion was sparked by differences with the Russian military commanders. However, this rebellion was over in less than 24 hours. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko played a role in putting an end to the rebellion.