PIA issues special flight schedule for Saudi Arabia

By: News Desk      Published: 05:05 PM, 3 Jun, 2020
PIA issues special flight schedule for Saudi Arabia

Pakistan International Airlines will operate seven more special flights from Saudi Arabia to bring back stranded Pakistanis.

According to the plan, the national flag carrier will operate special flight from Riyadh to Peshawar on June 6. Another PIA flight will bring back Pakistanis from Riyadh to Karachi on June 7. PIA flight will take Pakistanis back from Riyadh to Lahore on June 8. Another PIA flight will repatriate Pakistanis from Riyadh to Multan on June 8.

PIA special flight will bring back Pakistanis from Riyadh to Peshawar on June 9. Another PIA flight will fly Pakistanis from Riyadh to Multan on June 9. Another PIA flight will repatriate Pakistanis from Riyadh to Multan on June 10.

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According to the foreign office, so far 4,000 Pakistanis were brought back from Saudi Arabia. Spokesperson for the foreign office said that ration was being provided to the stranded Pakistanis in Saudi Arabia. Efforts are being made for their early repatriation, the office said.

Dozens of repatriation flights from the UAE to Pakistan have also been scheduled for the next week, officials announced.

The national flag carrier will carry out 32 flights from the UAE during June 2 to June 10.

Apart from PIA, other foreign airlines would also operate 19 flights. These special flights will operate from UAE, Saudi Arabia, China, Qatar, Oman, Europe, USA, Bahrain, and other countries.