ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced compensation package for the families of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) employees, who were killed during the protest against the privatisation of national flag carrier.

Heirs of those killed during the protest will get Rs2.5 million rupees each while the injured will be paid five hundred thousand rupees each.

The Prime Minister also announced provision of employment as per qualification to one member of the family of those killed. He said killing of employees is the loss of families and institution as well.

Nawaz said investigations are continuing into the incident and the aggrieved families will be kept abreast with the progress.