A plane has made an emergency landing at Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport after catching fire while on mid-air flight.

The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane PK 213 had taken off from Jinnah Airport, when one of its engines caught fire.

Several residents in Korangi and nearby areas heard a loud noise as the plane was in flight overhead.

Emergency has been declared at the airport in the aftermath of the incident.

The plane was en route to Dubai.

source:  dawn.com