By Muhammad Luqman
A woman gave birth to a baby girl on board Multan-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight, which had departed from Saudi Arabian city of Madina.
According to Pakistani media reports, the flight was diverted to the port city of Karachi due to bad weather in central Pakistan province of Punjab.
In a Twitter message, PIA announced the birth of the baby girl and congratulated the proud parents.
In the tweet which included the newborn’s pictures, PIA stated, “Miracles happen every day and we had our little miracle today onboard our flight PK 716 from Madinah to Multan. A beautiful baby girl was born! We congratulate the proud parents on the new arrival and a big kudos to our cabin crew for their amazing emergency response.”
The girl has been named Jannat by the PIA crew on the request of parents, the tweet concluded.