PIA lauds President Alvi for travelling economy class

In an official post on social media, Pakistan International Airline’s (PIA) has lauded President of Pakistan for ‘leading by example’ to make way for others. Recounting President Arif Alvi’s travel experience on flight PK 301 from Islamabad to Karachi, the national flag carrier commended his decision to adjust three of his family members in economy class due to flight load.

Subsequently, on the decrease of baggage entitlement, he paid Rs. 11,600 himself for the excess baggage of 34kgs. PIA thanked the President for helping the organisation on its way to transparency.