Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has announced a significant discount on its domestic routes on the occasion of Independence Day.
The PIA spokesman Abdullah Hafeez Khan said that with respect to August 14, a 14 percent discount is on offer on the tickets of domestic flights to Karachi, Lahore, and Islamabad. The offer will be valid from August 7 to 14.
He also highlighted a special relief on luggage allowance during the Independence Day flights.
An extraordinary relief is also announced in terms of luggage carried by the passengers on its domestic flights as each passenger will be allowed to carry 73 kilograms during the flight.
Meanwhile, the airline has also decided to resume flight operations to other domestic destinations, including Multan, Sukkur, and Gwadar on Independence Day.
The PIA flights from Multan, Gwadar, and Sukkur will be connected to other cities from August 13.
He said that the national flag carrier wanted to celebrate Independence Day by offering special discounts to its customers.
The national airline also announced a similar fare cut on the occasion of Eid ul Adha.
On the directives of PIA chief executive, Air Marshal Arshad Malik, the airline operated domestic flights between Karachi and Islamabad for as low as Rs. 8,652.
Similarly, the one-way ticket of Quetta-bound flight from Karachi cost Rs. 11,535, while the Peshawar-bound flights from Karachi would cost Rs. 11,714 including taxes.