New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed condolences over the loss of lives in a plane crash in Karachi and wished speedy restoration to these injured.
“Deeply saddened by the loss of life due to a plane crash in Pakistan. Our condolences to the families of the deceased, and wish speedy recovery to those injured,” the Prime Minister stated in a tweet.
Deeply saddened by the loss of life as a consequence of a plane crash in Pakistan. Our condolences to the households of the deceased, and wishing speedy restoration to these injured.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 22, 2020
A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane with 90 passengers on board crashed in a residential space close to the Karachi airport on Friday. PIA spokesperson Abdul Sattar confirmed the crash and added that the flight — A-320 — was carrying 90 passengers and was flying from Lahore to Karachi, Dawn reported.
Saad Edhi, spokesperson of the NGO Edhi Foundation, stated they’ve shifted 13 our bodies from the plane to completely different hospitals. Around 25-30 injured folks, who’re residents of the realm, have additionally been dropped at the hospital.
Footage confirmed plumes of smoke rising from the positioning of the crash. (ANI)