Lahore: Interior Minister Rehman Malik
and Minority Affairs Minister Shahbaz Bhatti had a narrow
escape when the tyre of a small aircraft in which they were
travelling burst while landing at the airport in eastern
Pakistani city Sunday.
A Civil Aviation Authority spokesperson said all four
passengers in the Cessna aircraft escaped unscathed as the
pilot controlled the plane.
He said the runway had been cleared for air traffic.
Malik ordered an inquiry into the incident.