Ansar Naqvi Director News Channel 24 was among the 100 passengers on board the unfortunate PIA flight.
A passenger plane carrying around 100 people has crashed near Karachi airport in Pakistan.
PIA spokesperson Abdullah Hafeez confirmed the crash and added that flight PK 8303 was carrying 90 passengers and 8 crew members from Lahore to Karachi.
Director Programming 24 News Ansar Naqvi was among the passengers.
After confirmation of Ansar Naqvi being on board, messages are pouring in on social media:
Strong prayers for safety of our very dear friend & media colleague @naqvi1966 His family confirms to me, he was on same plane.— Gharidah Farooqi (@GFarooqi) May 22, 2020
Prayers for all aboard and in residential area. Ya Allah apna reham karein! Logon ko zindagi ata karein! 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼 #PlaneCrash #Karachi #Airbus320
Praying for @naqvi1966 who was in the flight. Everyone please please say a prayer.— Rabia Anum Obaid (@RabiaAnumm) May 22, 2020