President Asif Ali Zardari called Defence Minister to inquire about the progress in extending facilitation to the affected families of plane crash tragedy.

Expressing grief, the President directed the Defence Minister that a comprehensive inquiry be held at the earliest so as to find reasons that led to such a tragic incident and to avoid recurrence of such incidents.

He said that affected families be ensured all possible facilitation in transportation of the bodies to their places.

The President while expressing his sympathies prayed to Almighty to grant courage to the bereaved families to bear this huge loss with fortitude.