Junaid Jamshed was on board ill-fated flight: brother

ABBOTTABAD: Renowned singer-turned-preacher Junaid Jamshed was also on board the ill-fated flight of Pakistan International Airline (PIA), his brother confirmed on Wednesday.

Talking to SAMAA, Junaid Jamshed’s brother confirmed that his brother was on board the plane that left Chitral for Islamabad. He was scheduled to arrive in Islamabad on board the same plane, his brother revealed.

It should be mentioned here that Junaid Jamshed went to Chitral on a preaching mission.

Junaid Jamshed’s wife also was with him on this fight, according to a close aide of the preacher.

Air-hostesses Sadaf Farooq and Asima Adil were on board the plane. DC Chitral Usama Warriach, Ali Akram, the first officer and two air guards of ASF were in the plane among other passengers. –SAMAA