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PIA flight carrying 219 stranded Pakistanis leaves Jakarta for Karachi
April 18, 2020

Photo: Ambassador Abdul Salik Khan bidding farewell to stranded Pakistanis at Soekarno Hatta International Airport Jakarta.

A special PIA flight carrying 219 stranded Pakistanis left Jakarta for Karachi this afternoon.

Ambassador Abdul Salik Khan bade farewell to the Pakistani nationals at the airport.

Around 450 Pakistanis were got stranded in different parts of Indonesia due to flight cancellations and lockdown amid coronavirus pandemic.

The Embassy of Pakistan Jakarta provided accommodation, three times meal, protective masks, and sanitizers to the destitute Pakistanis during the past three weeks.

The Embassy is in touch with relevant authorities for repatriation of remaining Pakistani nationals.

Aman/Khokhar