PIA plane flying from Islamabad to Chitral crashed near Havelian. Media reports have confirmed that religious scholar Junaid Jamshed along with his family and DC Chitral Usama Warraich were also boarding the plane.
PIA plane PK 661 took off from Havelian at 4’o clock. According to civil aviation, the communication with control tower was disconnected after at 4:22. The plane was expected to land in Islamabad at 5 pm. Almost 47 people boarded the plane included the crew members.
After the aircraft had disappeared from the radar, no one knew what happened to it. According to media reports, the eyewitnesses told this plane has fallen after colliding with a mountain in suburbs of Havelian. The crashed plane caught fire, till now the exact mechanism of the crash is not confrimed. Rescue teams of army and PIA have also reached the place.