Isamabad,Pak: A group of 288 Sikh Yatrees from United Kingdom flew back to London from Lahore after performing their religious rites in Nankana Sahib near Lahore.
Special arrangements were made by Pakistan International Airlines to provide assistance to Yatree’s at the Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore, said a press release issued here by PIA on Sunday.
Upon the arrival at airport Sikh Yatree’s were warmly welcomed and bouquets were presented to them by District Manager PIA Muhammad Umer Daraz and Station Manager PIA Ali Asghar Zaidi.
A special handling team by PIA provided assistance to Yatrees during customs, security checking, immigration and boarding formalities. PIA also made special meals for the group of Yatrees which were provided to them during their flight for London.
Sardar Karsar Singh group leader appreciated the arrangements made by PIA during their Yatra journey starting from London to Lahore and then back to their homeland. Sardar Karsar further said that due to PIA’s excellent services Sikh Yatree’s always prefer to travel by Pakistan International Airlines.
On the occasion District Manager PIA, Muhammad Umer Daraz, said that PIA has been always trying to provide maximum facilitation to its passengers and those who are travelling for ritual journeys, PIA treats them as special guests.