National management extends condolence over PIA airplane crash

(L to R) President Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan, COAS Qamar Bajwa. — The News/Files

The nationwide management on Friday prolonged condolences on the airplane crash in Karachi’s Model Colony with Prime Minister Imran Khan assuring that an inquiry could be performed to probe the incident.

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) passenger flight PK-8303 crashed on Friday in a residential space near Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport after shedding its engines.

It is estimated that 98 folks had been aboard the Airbus A-320 plane when it crashed, together with 91 passengers and 7 flight crew.

The information has led to an outpouring of grief: the tragedy of the incident compounded by the truth that the competition of Eid was simply across the nook, and most of the victims had been doubtless returning to their households to have fun.

Prime Minister Imran Khan stated he’s “shocked and saddened” by the crash.

He stated he’s in contact with PIA CEO Arshad Malik who’s on his technique to Karachi, including “this is the priority right now”.

The premier promised that an inquiry will instantly be instituted. He prolonged “prayers and condolences” to the households of the deceased.

President Arif Alvi has prayed for the those that misplaced their lives within the tragic incident.

Former president Asif Ali Zardari additionally expressed sorrow over the lives misplaced within the crash and instructed get together leaders to supply reduction to the affectees.

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi stated he’s “deeply grieved” over the “devastating plane crash” with so many individuals minutes away from being home for Eid.

He stated his prayers are with all of the households.

“We are in midst of grave challenges as a nation and in these times of trial we must show resolve and unity,” the international minister stated.

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Communications, retired Lt Gen Asim Bajwa expressed grief and stated the PM has directed mobilisation of all assets for reduction operations.

“Our heart goes out to all families of on board passengers of the ill fated PIA plane that just crashed close to Karachi Airport. On PM’s directions, all emergency services & resources mobilised, evacuation in progress,” he stated.

Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah directed the police chief and the commissioner Karachi to make sure all attainable help on the crash website.

PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has expressed shock and deep grief over the PIA crash and referred to as for pressing rescue operations.

He stated the painful incident has grieved your complete nation forward of Eid.

The PPP chairperson supplied condolences and prayers for these whose family members had been on board.

Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari stated that the “horrific PIA crash” was a “national tragedy”.

“What can one say – except pray for all the families who have lost their loved ones to find an inner strength to cope with this tragedy,” she added.

Former finance minister Miftah Ismail stated that the information of the crash was “so distressing” and that his “heart goes out to the loved ones of all those who perished”.

“Proud of the civilians and law enforcement ppl who put their lives on the line in carrying out the rescue,” he stated.

Chief Minster Balochistan Jam Kamal additionally expressed deep condolences over the crash.

He prayed that Allah Almighty might grant endurance to the bereaved households Jannah to the victims of airplane crash.

Former sports activities star Shoaib Akhtar requested for God’s blessings for these whose lives had been misplaced.

“May Allah bless every soul we lost in this,” he wrote.

Others had been grieved of the tragedy forward of Eid.

Sports journalist Zainab Abbas expressed sorrow on the incident, saying it was “so disturbing to hear about the plane crash”.

“Strength and love to all the families who have lost their loved ones,” Abbas added.