Sewhan blast: Navy helicopter, C-130 plane sent for airlift injured

February 16, 2017
Samaa Web Desk

Asif Ghafoor

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan army says that night flying naval helicopter and C 130 aircraft of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) are being sent for quick evacuation of people injured in a suicide blast at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Sehwan Sharif.

In a message, DG ISPR Asif Ghajoor said PAF’s C-130 plane will lift the injured from Nawab Shah airport.

Navy helicopter will lift the injured from Sehwan and surroundings, he said.

He said armed forces have placed all required resources for rescue effort.

“Army and Rangers are doing rescue effort at site,” he added. – SAMAA