JI wants to make PIA profitable

KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Karachi chief Engr Hafiz Naeem-ur-Rehman on Wednesday opposing the expected privatization of the Pakistan International Airline (PIA) demanded to make the national flag carrier a profitable entity again.

Talking to a delegation of PIASI, union of PIA employees here, he vowed to resist the proposed privatization, adding that the JI would not allow anyone to compel the employees and their families to face starvation. He said that privatization was no solution to any problem.