The aircraft landed on Wednesday afternoon when the pilot of the aircraft flying over Indian airspace over Uttar Pradesh, informed the Lucknow air traffic control about fuel shortage, they said.
The ATC, after getting necessary clearances, allowed the aircraft to land under emergency conditions at the Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, they said.
The officials said the aircraft was allowed to park at a remote bay, with all the passengers, estimated to be around 100, remaining inside, as refueling was done.
When contacted, Airport Director S C Hota confirmed that the flight had landed due to a fuel emergency last afternoon and took off after refueling.
Hota, however, did not give any detail about which Pakistani firm the aircraft belonged to.


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