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World leaders condole over loss of lives in PIA plane crash

 May 22, 2020

The world leaders and foreign missions of various countries in Pakistan have condoled over causalities after a Pakistan International’s passenger plane crashed in Karachi.

A Lahore-Karachi bound PIA flight PK8303, which was carrying 99 passengers and eight crew members, crashed near Karachi’s airport.

In their separate messages, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Nepalese Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and embassies of the United States, China, France, Netherlands and European Union expressed condolences over deaths and wished early recovery of those injured.           

NNR/Khokhar