An airliner carrying 157 passengers and crew members crashed in Margalla hills on Wednesday morning.

A help desk has been set up at Islamabad airport to meet the inquiries about the passengers of the unfortunate airliner.

The rescuers have retrieved 20 dead bodies and nine injured from the wreckage of the airliner at Daman-e-Koh.

The flight of the Air Blue Airlines Air Bus 320 flew from Karachi at at 7:50 A.M. Wednesday morning was scheduled to land at Benazir Bhutto Airport of Islamabad crashed in thick forest near Daman-e-Koh in Margalla.

According to sources, the unfortunate airliner passed over the airport but didnt allowed to land. The eyewitnesses saw the airplane crashing with Sohawa hills and caught fire and emitting thick smoke.

Air Blue spokesman Raheel talking to ARY News said the airliner was crashed before landing at Islamabad airport.

The rescuers have retrieved 10 dead bodies and five injured from the wreckage of the airliner at Daman-e-Koh here.

The hospitals in federal capital have declared emergency after the air crash in Margalla Hills.

Pilots Pervez Chaudhry and Muntajuddin and air hostesses Umme Habiba, Hina Usman, Javeria Faraz and Naheed Bhatti were members of the crew.

Air Blue has released names of the passengers onboard including Piyar Ali, Imtiaz Ali, Syed Shan Hussain Naqvi, Premchand, Jawed Hassan Khan, Syed Arsalan Ahmed, Muhammad Tufail, Abdur Rehman, Muhammad Faisal Rasheed, Muhammad Awais, Hasnain Alam, Ghulam Abbas, Naveed Ilyas, Muhammad Ali Mughal, Muhammad Aftab, Shirin Lodhi, Muhammad Nawab-ul-Hassan, Asim Arain, Ali Shirazi, Muhammad Bashir, Zahida Bibi, Dr. Marco, Ayisha Begum, Muhammad Umar Khan, Haji Rehmat Gul, Misha Dawood, Ali Asghar, Raja Bali, Rashida Tayeb Khan, Murtaza Tayeb Khan, Malik Muhammad Yousuf, Nabeel Lutfi, Manzoor Nasir, Saleem Ahmed, Rosy Ahmed, Salahuddin Saeed, Hamid Javed, Muhammad Yousuf, Atta Raja and others. According to sources FIA Inspector Rehmatullah Domki, his wife, son and two daughters were onboard the plane.

Eleven passengers despite confirmed tickets could not get the flight fortunately including Suleman Khan Bijarani, Mehran Khan Bijarani, Imtiaz Ali, Syed Shan-e-Hussain, Salahuddin Saeed, Abid Mehmood, Mrs Shaheen, Jahangir Khan, Shams-ur-Rehman Alavi, Khizr Pervez and Nida Rashid.

The relatives of the passengers of the flight have been present at Islamabad airport to know about the fate of their dear ones.