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Govt orders to send two plans for evacuation of Pakistani families from Sanaa

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has ordered the concerned authorities to take steps for immediate evacuation of Pakistani families stranded in Yemen.

According to details, In a statement, the Prime Minister said steps must be taken on war footings for ensuring their safety and evacuation.

The authorities ordered Pakistan International Airline (PIA) to get two planes ready for execution of Pakistanis for the war affected area and bring them back to the country.

The plans will leave for Sanaa following orders of the local authorities.

Saudi Arabia has begun air strikes in Yemen to defend the government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi from advancing Huthi rebels.