97 bodies were found in the crash, injuring 17 people on the ground

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 97 bodies were found in the crash, injuring 17 people on the ground


Sindh Health Department said Wednesday that it has identified 19 victims.

According to reports, before the plane landed, the pilot contacted the tower personnel and said that the plane had encountered technical problems. The pilot did not choose to land, but hovered in the air and crashed in a residential area shortly after losing contact with ground controllers, Ismail khoso, a spokesman for the Ba civil aviation authority, told Xinhua.

Pakistans prime minister, Imran Khan, expressed condolences to the families of the victims of the crash and demanded an immediate investigation into the cause of the crash.