Islamabad, December 28, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) is resuming its flight operation from Saudi Arabia today, to bring back Pakistanis willing to leave the Kingdom. This was announced by a PIA Spokesman in Karachi. Saudi Arabia had announced suspension of all international flight services on 21st of this month, as part of precautions to avert any possible spread of COVID 19.
However, in view of existent situation, it has allowed foreign airlines to operate flights and carry non-Saudi passengers outside the Kingdom. Saudi authorities have instructed that the crew of foreign airlines will not be allowed to leave the aircraft and physically contact the ground operation staff at airport.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan