Gilgit: Pakistan plane skids off runway

Pakistan International Airlines. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

ANI Gilgit, Pakistan Jul 21, 2019, 11.26 AM (IST)

A passenger aircraft of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Saturday skidded off the runway at Gilgit airport.

All passengers and crew members are safe in the incident, the airline`s spokesperson Mashhood Tajwar, said in a statement.

The flight PK-605 was carrying 53 people including crew members. The runway was temporarily closed after the incident. An investigation in the matter is underway.