PR No. 48 Islamabad

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said that the Federal Government is in constant touch with the relevant authorities in Afghanistan and the state’s resources are fully utilised to rescue the personnel who were onboard in the helicopter.  ‘Formal and informal channels are being used to ensure safe recovery of the entire crew’, further said the Prime Minister.


‘We are profoundly concerned about the safety of the whole team that was travelling on the helicopter. We have formally requested the Government of Afghanistan to help in their safe recovery, at the earliest possible’, said the Prime Minister.

Sharing the pain and agony of the families of the crew members, the Prime Minister assured that all-out efforts are being made by the Federal Government and its agencies to guarantee the safe return of each member.