Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of lives in a road accident took place in Babusar Pass area of Gilgit Baltistan.
The PM, who is in the United States on a week-long visit, sympathized with the bereaved families and prayed for early recovery of those injured in the incident, a PM Office statement said.
He also directed the authorities concerned to extend best possible medical care to the injured people.
President Dr Arif Alvi expressed deep grief over the loss of several precious lives in the tragic accident that claimed lives of at least twenty-seven people, including eight children and 10 Pakistan Army soldiers. Dr Alvi prayed for peace of the departed souls and early recovery of those injured, a President House statement said.