Religious scholar Junaid Jamshed was among 47 people who boarded the PIA plane that crashed today. The PIA’s flight PK 661 was flying from Chitral to Islamabad, the flight took off at 4 PM, it was supposed to land in Islamabad at 5 PM. DC Chitral Usama Khan was also travelling the crashed plane. Other passengers also included three foreigners.
Unfortunately, the plane crashed while being on its way in suburbs or Havelian located in Abbottabad. According to Civil Aviation Authority, the plane had disappeared from the radar after 4:22.
Junaid Jamshed was said to be in Chitral for a visit; he also posted the pictures of his visit on Facebook that received the huge response from his fans. The Pakistani nation is mourning the fate of 47 people who became the victim of this plane crash.
The religious scholar who lived a beautiful life taking the bold decisions in his life had been to Chitral along with his friends. Jamshed received tremendous criticism for changing his life path. He used to be a singer and member of the Pakistan’ famous pop band Vital Signs. His song Dil Dil Pakistan is still celebrated as the Pakistan’s most sung and celebrated national song of Pakistan. After he had adopted the life of a preacher and religious scholar, his fan following continued, people loved to hear the beautiful Naat (verse praising the Prophet Muhammad S.A.W).
The Pakistani nation is just mourning the loss of precious lives and praying that may Allah grants them a place in heaven.