PIA suspends passenger flights to Canada due to Covid-19
KARACHI: The Pakistan International Airline (PIA) has announced the suspension of all the flights scheduled for Canada , on Friday (today).
The decision has been taken due to the imposed ban on Pakistan to Canada flights, revealed the PIA spokesperson.
Moreover, airline’s 16 crew members also got stuck at the Toronto airport because of the flights cancellation. They were scheduled to leave Canada on Saturday.
The Canadian Transportation Minister, Omar Alghabra has imposed a 30-day ban on flights from Pakistan and India, due to the rising covid-19 cases.
’35 flights from India had arrived in Canada in the past week and numerous passengers were covid-19 positive’ said Omar Alghabra.