Saudia Airline announces special flights for Pakistan
June 13, 2020 07:21 PM
Saudia Airline released special flight schedule for Pakistan to bring back countrymen during the coronavirus outbreak in the world.
The Saudi Arab-based airline will operate four special flights in Pakistan during June 12 to June 15. The flights are part of a large repatriation operation being carried out by Pakistan in collaboration with Saudi Arab authorities.
A special flight of Saudia Airline took Pakistanis from Saudi Arab to Karachi on June 12.
On June 13, another special flight of Saudia Airline will bring back Pakistanis from Saudi Arab to Lahore.
On June 14, Saudia Airline special flight will repatriate Pakistanis from Saudi Arab to Islamabad.
On June 15, another special flight of Saudia Airline will fly Pakistanis from Saudi Arabia to Multan.
The Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development (OP&HRD) said that the government had so far repatriated more than 61,000 stranded Pakistanis from 50 countries, with thousands still stuck at the foreign shores, looking for their return amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.