Pakistani citizens evacuated from quake-hit Nepal

06:22 PM | 26 Apr, 2015
Pakistani citizens evacuated from quake-hit Nepal
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ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) – Pakistan Air Force (PAF) C-130 plane on Sunday evacuated as many as 39 Pakistani nationals from earthquake hit Nepal.

According to the details Pakistan had dispatched two cargo planes to Nepal carrying rescue teams and relief goods on Sunday on the special instructions of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

PAF spokesperson, while talking to media persons, said that no more Pakistan have been left in Nepal now. He reaffirmed Pakistan’s commitment to continue helping the neighboring countries against natural calamities.

The death toll has crossed the 2,000 figure in Nepal as a 7.9 magnitude earthquake jolted the south Asian region.