Five more passengers who arrived at Peshawar’s Bacha Khan International Airport from Abu Dhabi tested positive for Covid-19.
A total of 153 passengers on board a Pakistan International Airline (PIA) flight, PK-218, landed at the airport.
They were subjected to rapid antigen tests upon arrival at the airport. Five of them were found to carrying the deadly virus and shifted to a hospital’s isolation ward.
Separately, a passenger arriving at the Peshawar airport from Riyadh also tested positive for Covid-19.—INP