PIA suspends international flight operations


ISLAMABAD: Following the directives of federal government,  the country’s national carrier, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), on Saturday announced to cancel all international flights.

The government has decided to suspend international flight operations. The decision will come into effect from today 8pm and end on March 28.

The flights have been cancelled to limit the spread of coronavirus.

As of Saturday afternoon the total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus has reached 531 after emergence of new cases in Sindh and Balochistan.

New cases have been reported in Sindh and Balochistan today.