Pakistani officials suspect that a Pakistan International Airlines flight from Chitral to Islamabad crashed enroute; officials confirmed a mayday call from the pilot shortly before losing contact.
The plane took off from Chitral at 3:00 PM and lost contact at 4:30 PM; an emergency response cell has been activated.
The plane is suspected to have crashed near Havelian, according to witnesses.
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