Islamabad: Pakistan Worldwide Airways (PIA) is all set to function particular constitution flights to Kabul quickly.
“Honestly, there will be some way for the evacuees to fly back before regular flights are resumed. At best, ours would be charter operations, operating on behest of certain customers demands who want to get their people out of Kabul,” stated the official spokesperson of PIA Abdullah Khan to reporters.
With this announcement, Pakistan turns into the primary overseas industrial aeroplane service to function in Afghanistan for the reason that Taliban took over the war-torn nation final month.
Friday’s evacuations got here sooner or later after the Taliban allowed a flight carrying about 200 Individuals and different overseas nationals to fly out of Kabul, the US and Qatari officers stated on Thursday.
Earlier, US Defence Secretary Lloyd J Austin III stated that the US has evacuated about 6,000 Americans and a complete of greater than 1,24,000 civilians from Afghanistan.