ISLAMABAD: Islamabad authorities say the dead body of Islamic scholar Junaid Jamshed was identified through his facial X-ray.
Deputy Commissioner Islamabad told media that Junaid Jamshed’s family was informed about the identification of the body.
“Arrangements are being made to handed the coffin to the family of the deceased,” he said.
Meanwhile, Juniad Jamshed’s brother Humayun Jamshed told that the funeral would be held at Moin Khan Academy in Karachi.
He said that a formal announcement about the timing of the funeral would be made soon.
Junaid Jamshed and his second wife were among 47 passengers and crew members who died after their flight PK661 crashed near Havelian in Abbottabad on Wednesday last week.
The engine malfunction was blamed for the crash.