PIA brings 176 stranded Pakistanis to home
The flight has arrived Islamabad Airport at 1:40 P.M.
The passengers were received by Special Advisor to Prime Minister on Aviation, Shujaat Azeem at the airport.
Speaking on the occasion, Defence Minister Khwaja Asif informed media that second flight of PIA has safely brought 176 Pakistanis back to home. He said remaining stranded Pakistanis will be airlifted soon.
Earlier, the plane A-310, which has the capacity of 203 passengers was reached Djibouti at 7:00 AM. Djibouti is located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea in the north, Ethiopia in the west and south, and Somalia in the southeast.
A Chinese ship carried stranded Pakistanis in Yemen to Djibouti from the port city of Aden yesterday.