Seemin Jamali, head of the Jinnah Graduate Medical Center, said the hospital had received 37 bodies. Another 19 were at the Civil Hospital, a hospital official told Reuters.
The provincial health department’s media coordinator, Meeran Yousaf, confirmed by telephone to Reuters that there were at least 56 confirmed dead and 2 survivors.
A Pakistan International Airlines Airbus plane, with 99 people on board, crashed into residential buildings on Friday afternoon as it approached the airport.
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