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97 dead, 2 survived in plane crash in Karachi: Pakistan


Karachi, May 23: Ninety-seven people, including three children, were killed and two passengers miraculously survived a fiery crash when a Pakistan International Airlines plane with 99 travellers on board plunged into a densely populated residential area near the airport here, the Army said on Saturday.

Flight PK-8303 from Lahore crashed at the Jinnah Garden area near Model Colony in Malir on Friday afternoon, minutes before its landing in Karachi's Jinnah International Airport.

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Eleven people on the ground were injured. The Pakistan Army, leading the rescue and relief efforts, said 97 bodies have been recovered and ...


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