Multiple personalities from all over the world have expressed their sorrow over the crash of Pakistan Airlines (PIA) plane coming from Lahore to Karachi. Reportedly, now the cast of Turkish drama Diriliş: Ertuğrul being aired on PTV, have also expressed regret at the accident.
According to reports of Baaghi TV, the entire cast of Diriliş: Ertuğrul stands with the people of Pakistan in this difficult time. PTV Home shared in a tweet that the cast stands with Pakistanis in this difficult time.
The tweet further states that the cast of the play expresses its condolences over the tragic accident that took place in Karachi. The tweet went on to state that Turkish actor Nurettin Sönmez who plays the character of Bamsi Alp has shared a special message for Pakistani citizens.
“I am deeply saddened to hear of the plane crash in Karachi,” he wrote in his message.
— PTV Home (@PTVHomeOfficial) May 22, 2020
It is believed that 90 passengers and 8 crew members were on board the plane, out of which about 30 women and children are said to be on board while the number of male passengers on the plane is said to be 60.
Regarding the accident, the Civil Aviation (CAA) and PIA management have clarified that the accident occurred due to a technical fault, however, it is not clear what kind of technical fault occurred.
The accident is being described as the biggest accident in Karachi so far and 80 people have been confirmed dead in the accident.
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