An Islamabad bound PIA flight from here could not take off at the scheduled time Monday morning due to late coming of a prominent passenger- Senate Chairman Farooque H. Naik, ARY News reported.

Farooque Naik, who had to chair the session of the upper house in Islamabad today, was to travel in PIA flight PK-368. The flight was delayed as it was stopped in wait of the chairman of the Senate who reached late at the airport.

The flight flew to Islamabad 20 minutes late than the scheduled time.