8 December 2016, Thu

PIA plane crash: All 47 on board killed; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, Maqbul Ahmad has issued the following statement on 8th December, 2016 expressing deep shock as all 47 people on board the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight that crashed near Abbottabad were killed.

We are deeply shocked as all the 47 passengers on board in a flight of the Pakistan International Airlines were killed after the plane crashed on 7th December near Abbottabad.

I am praying for the salvation of the departed souls and extending deep sympathy to the victim families, the mournful people and the government of Pakistan. May Allah bless them with strength to endure this terrible shock.”