An IAF An-32 that took off from Assam and headed to a forward landing ground in Arunachal Pradesh has disappeared from radar. Search operations currently on. It got airborne today from Jorhat at 1225 hrs for Mechuka Advance Landing Ground. The aircraft last contacted ground agencies at 1300 hrs, thereafter there has been no contact. Since the aircraft did not reach the airfield, overdue action was initiated by IAF. A total of eight crew and five passengers were onboard the aircraft.