A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA’s) aircraft that crashed at Karachi’s Model Colony area on May 22, has a total of 107 members on board. Out of which two people miraculously survived.
The process of identifying PK-8303 victims has begun in different Karachi’s hospitals. DNA samples have been taken to be matched with relatives.
Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) had received 66 bodies out of which 20 were of females. There are three children. Fifty people have yet to be identified and 16 have been identified.
Here’s a list of identified victims with their names officially released to the media.
List of identified victims from JPMC on Saturday, May 23:
1 Alisa Shehriyar, daughter of Major Shehriyar
2 Ammar Rashid, son of Rashid Mahmood
3 Captain Sajjad
4 Dilshad Ahmed, son of Mubeen Ahmed
5 Faryal Begum, wife of Asadullah
6 Fareha Rasool, daughter of Ghulam Rasool
7 Farhan, son of Abdul Qabir
8 Iqra Shahid, daughter of Shahid
9 Maham, wife of Major Shehriyar
10 Mohammad Ahmed, son of Syed Jamal Ahmad
11 Muhammad Tahir, son of Abdul
12 Nida Waqas, daughter of Irfan Ullah
13 Shehnaz Parveen, wife of Amanullah Khan
14 Shoaib Raza, son of M. Shareef Raza
15 Syeda Saima Imran, wife of Syed Imran Hasan
16 Waqas Tariq, son of Muhammad Tariq
The other 31 bodies were brought to Civil Hospital, Karachi including six females and 25 males. Twenty-eight have yet to be identified and three have been identified. Namely:
1. Lt Balaj whose body has been shifted to CMH Malir
2. Maj Shehriyar whose body has been shifted to CMH Malir
3. Syed Danish Shah, son of Syed Ahad Shah
However, DNA samples have been taken and 11 have been taken by Edhi, 18 by Chhipa and two by CMH Malir.
This is a developing story