Pilot Survives As PAF Plane Crashes in Lasbela

The Baloch Hal News

QUETTA: A plane of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) crashed in Sonmiyani area, in Lasbela district, on Friday however, its pilot luckily remained safe.

According to sources, a PAF Mirag plane took off from Masroor Base Karachi and fell in Sonmiyani area of Lasbela after developing technical fault. However, pilot namely Rashid remained safe.

An official of Lasbela district said that the plane crashed in mountains of Uthal away from human population. However, the crash of plane caused panic amongst the people in nearby localities.

Local law enforcement agencies rushed to the site soon after the incident and cordoned off the area.

Published in The Baloch Hal on May 11, 2012