Indian plane makes emergency landing at Karachi Airport
Condition of one of the passengers on board IndiGo Airline’s flight 6E-1412 heading from Sharjah to Lucknow suddenly deteriorated due to which the plane had to make an emergency landing at Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport at 5 AM.
Aviation sources said that however by the time medical aid arrived, the passenger had died.
Finally the plane took off for Ahmedabad (India) at 8.36 AM.
The captain of the air ambulance contacted the air traffic controller and asked for permission to land.
Airport sources claimed that after refuelling, the air ambulance left for Baku.
Earlier, on February 14, 2021, Pakistan had allowed an Indian air ambulance, carrying a British patient from Kolkata to Dushanbe, to land at the Islamabad airport for refuelling. However, no further details were available about the air ambulance’s landing in Pakistan.