Junaid Jamshed being remembered

December 7, 2017
Samaa Web Desk

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