Karachi plane crash: Pakistan International Airlines on flight from Lahore

Credit: BBC News- Published on May 22, 2020
Pictures shared on social media show smoke rising from the crash site, a residential area in Karachi.

Video credit: Oneindia
Published on May 22, 2020 -  02:34
Pakistan: Flight with 107 on board crashes in Karachi minutes before landing | Oneindia News
A Pakistan International Airlines flight from Lahore, with 99 passengers and eight crew on board, crashed near the Karachi airport, just a minute before it was to land this afternoon. Congress spokesperson Sanjay Jha has been tested positive for coronavirus. Jha who is asymptomatic is under home quarantine in Mumbai. Visa and travel restrictions imposed during the coronavirus lockdown have been relaxed for certain categories of Overseas Citizens of India stranded abroad and wishing to return to India. Pm modi announced that Rs 1000 crore has been allocated by central government for immediate assistance of West Bengal in the wake of CycloneAmphan. China's ruling Communist Party has set in motion a controversial national security law for Hong Kong, a move seen as a major blow to the city's freedoms.

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