44 dead bodies of ATR Crash victims have now been handed over to their relatives.
In total 47 persons had lost their lives in the tragic December 7 crash.
11 dead bodies were sent to Chitral by special flight this morning.
Senior PIA officials and members of aggrieved families accompanied the dead bodies to Chitral.
One family chose to travel by road. All expenses borne by PIA.
Aggrieved families provided transport facilities by PIA for transporting bodies to their villages.
Burial of all 12 was done in Chitral and nearby areas.
Dead bodies of all Pakistanis onboard the ill-fated flight PK-661 now handed over.
Dead bodies of 3 Foreigners are the only ones now remaining.
These bodies have been kept in PIMS mortuary till formalities of handing over are completed.
CEO PIA Bernd Hildenbrand has appreciated the efforts of all PIA Employees who took part in providing relief to the bereaved families.