Renowned religious scholar and Naat Khwan Junaid Jamshed is being remembered on his first death anniversary today (Thursday).
It was this day right one year ago when PIA flight PK-661 of aircraft ATR-42 turboprop plane crashed near Havelian with 47 passengers and crew members on-board along with Junaid Jamshed and his wife.
Thousands of Karachiites attended his funeral and gave him the last salute.
His plane took off from Chitral around 3:50PM. The PIA said the flight crashed at 1642 hours near Havelian, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, about 125 km north of Islamabad.
People, giving eyewitness account, said they saw the plane crash into a hilly area near Havelian close to the Ordnance factory. –Samaa
Story first published: 7th December 2017