KARACHI: A number of victims of the aircraft crash on Friday in Mannequin Colony had been laid to relaxation on Saturday in Karachi.
A married couple was buried in Paposh Nagar graveyard, after being recognized as Waqas Tariq and spouse Nida Waqas, residents of Waheedabad.
Their 11-year-old daughter and seven-year-old son had additionally boarded the flight however their our bodies couldn’t recognized until the submitting of this report.
In keeping with a relative, Fozia, the household had just lately shifted to Lahore after Nida, who labored for Atlas Honda, was posted there. They had been coming to Karachi to have a good time Eid.
She stated that DNA samples from a few of the relations had been collected to determine the our bodies of Waqas and Nida’s youngsters.
In the meantime, another relations of the deceased criticised the Pakistan Worldwide Airways, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Sindh Constructing Management Authority, holding them liable for the crash. Demanding authorized motion in opposition to them, they requested who had allowed the development of high-rise constructions close to the airport.
Jamaat-e-Islami’s Karachi chapter chief Hafiz Naeemur Rehman additionally attended the funeral and provided condolences to the grieving household.
Mannequin Colony, a day after the nightmare
Later, speaking to the media, he lambasted the federal government over the “lack of coordination” in rescue work. He additionally identified that buildings within the affected space weren’t constructed as per the rules issued by the CAA, including that unlawful constructions close to the airport posed a menace to lives.
He demanded an investigation into the matter and authorized motion in opposition to these liable for the crash.
In the meantime, Shaheed Lieutenant Shaheer was laid to relaxation on the Military Graveyard in Chanesar Goth after his funeral prayers had been provided at Gol Market Mosque in Nazimabad. Karachi Corps Commander Lieutenant Basic Humayun Aziz, the deceased’s relations and different military officers attended the funeral.
Lieutenant Basic Humayun Aziz additionally attended the funeral prayers of Main Sheharyar, his spouse and two youngsters, who additionally misplaced their lives within the aircraft crash, at a mosque in Bahadurabad. Later, Main Sheharyar was laid to relaxation in Kala Pul Military Graveyard.
One other sufferer, recognized as Iqra Shahid, was buried in Essa Nagri Graveyard. She was returning to Karachi after visiting her aunt in Sialkot. She was accompanied by her uncle, Musarrat Yar Khan, whose physique had not been recognized until the submitting of this report.
Individually, the funeral prayers of a Muttahida Qaumi Motion-Pakistan employee, Dilshad, had been provided at Tayyaba Masjid close to Awami Chowk. Numerous MQM-P members, together with Rauf Siddiqui, Zahid Mansoori, Furqan Ateeb and others attended the funeral.
In the meantime, a ghaibana namaz-e-janaza (funeral prayers in absentia) of aircraft crash victims was provided at PIA Jama Masjid. Aviation Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, PIA chief govt officer Air Marshall Arshad Malik, Maritime Affairs Minister Ali Zaidi and PIA workers attended the prayers.