Air chief meets the injured of Ahmedpur incident


LAHORE: Chief of the Air Staff Pakistan Air Force Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman visited Jinnah Hospital Lahore on Thursday, and met the burn victims of Ahmadpur East incident. He inquired after their well-being, showed solidarity with their families and prayed for the quick recovery of the injured.

While talking with victims and their families, the air chief said that PAF and the entire nation stand shoulder to shoulder with the victims and families of tragic incident. He also ensured that the PAF would continue to provide assistance to the injured and their families.

Earlier on Monday, on the instructions of air chief a Pakistan Air Force special C-130 aircraft along with doctors and paramedical staff evacuated at least 23 burn victims along with their attendants to Lahore. Later, they were transferred to burn centre of Jinnah Hospital for better medical care.