250 Pakistani Umrah pilgrims return home

By: News Desk      Published: 10:53 PM, 15 Apr, 2020
250 Pakistani Umrah pilgrims return home

Saudi Airline carrying 250 Pakistanis stranded in Saudi Arabia landed at Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore on Wednesday night.

According to the details, Saudi Airline flight No SV 3734 carrying 250 Pakistanis reached Lahore. Pakistanis who visited Saudi Arabia for Umrah and other purposes were stranded when Pakistan closed all international flights as a precautionary step to contain the spread of coronavirus.

All the passengers were screened for coronavirus and they were shifted to a quarantine centre established at Expo Centre as part of SOPs of Civil Aviation Authority.