Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has declared one-day mourning over the Naltar helicopter crash.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has extended heartfelt condolences on the sad demise of the two ambassadors and the spouses of two other envoys who died in today’s incident and has declared one day mourning in relation to the incident.

He also expressed concern over the conditions of the injured diplomats and prayed for their speedy recovery. He directed concerned authorities to provide the injured diplomats with the best medical treatment.

On his directions, aircraft and helicopters have been placed to evacuate the injured diplomats.