ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flights are operating from all airports of the country as per schedule.

A PIA spokesman said flights PK-4232 from Islamabad to Abu Dhabi, PK-584 from Islamabad to Dera Ghazi Khan and PK-300 from Karachi to Islamabad and PK-755 from Islamabad to Riyadh have left for their destinations.

The spokesman said government has given a strong message and those who are taking law into their hands will be dealt with sternly.

Information Minister says those pilots and employees who are performing their duties are national heroes.

Earlier, Pervaiz Rashid said that those going for strikes were inflicting losses to PIA and they would be dealt with sternly.

The Minister said the Government would look for strategic partners after six months for investment so as to modernize and improve PIA.