Pakistan military helicopter goes missing in SW Pakistan
Islamabad: A Pakistan military helicopter lost contact with the air traffic control in Lasbela district of Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, while it was en-route from Quetta to Karachi, the Inter-Services Public Relations tweeted.
The helicopter with six people on board was carrying out a flood relief operation in the area, the military’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement.
Passengers aboard the helicopter included the army’s commander of XII-Corps stationed in Quetta, capital city of Balochistan, who was supervising the relief operations in the province, it added.
Search operation for the missing helicopter is underway, according to the ISPR. (UNI/XINHUA)