COPYRIGHT © 2021 - ARYNEWS.tv. Rescue sources told ARY News that the number of deaths in the incident has risen to 39. Sajjad Gul, a bad luck pilot Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flights that crashed in Karachi on Friday, it is used to fly the Lahore-Dubai route regularly, according to her family friends. On this occasion, Gul Mohammad Bhatti, the father of the martyred pilot, lashed out at PIA officials and said that the authorities were incapable and incompetent for leaking information by themselves. The inquiry board had started its work, he said, adding: “team of experts from Airbus, Germany and France will also join the probe.” “We will try to complete it [probe] within three months,” said the minister. The pilot, Captain Sajjad Gul was a resident of Defence Housing Society (DHA) Lahore. Sarwar promised that the inquiry will be "neutral" and no one will be spared the consequences they must pay. "Those people are not professional and are not good people. An investigation team inquiring into Airbus air crash has summoned flying record of Captain He acknowledged that the late captain's death along with the deaths of the others demands that justice be served. Pilot Sajjad Gul of ill-fated PIA plane declared ‘dead’, PIA aircraft reported engine troubles before taking off from Lahore: sources, PIA plane crash toll rises to 39; three rescued alive, جموں و کشمیر پر پاکستان کے اصولی مؤقف میں کوئی تبدیلی نہیں آئی: دفتر خارجہ, مریم نواز نے برطانوی عدالت کی ابتدائی سماعت کو اپنی جیت قرار دے دیا، ڈیوڈ روز کا جواب, فنگر پرنٹ‌ غیر محفوظ، پاکستان سمیت دنیا کا سب سے بڑا ڈیجیٹل اسکینڈل بے نقاب. As per his claims, the report of … The family and loved ones of the deceased pilot struck by tragedy are in a state of shock […] The family and loved ones of the deceased pilot struck by tragedy are in a state of shock and disbelief at what transpired whereas people have started pouring in at their residence to offer condolences. "He has logged in 17,000 hours. 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He flew domestic flights only because international flights had been suspended, a family friend said. Sajjad Gul was a skilled man who worked with honesty," said Sarwar, in his briefing to the media. “That is terrible and devastating news for his family and friends. A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft with more than 90 passengers and eight crew members on board crashed in a residential area near Jinnah International Airport earlier in the day. "I have known the family for a long time [...] Sajjad Gul was a skilled man who worked with honesty," said Sarwar, in his briefing to the media. Sarwar said that the family has demanded that justice be carried out and the truth be given to the people. The officials said that 17 dead bodies were shifted to Jinnah Hospital and 22 to Civil Hospital. Sajjad Gul was a skilled man who worked with honesty,” said Sarwar, in his briefing to the media. 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