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Woman takes flight for Paris, wakes up in Lahore

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A Pakistani woman flying from Lahore to Paris fell asleep on the flight and woke up back where her journey had started. Nobody bothered to wake her when she reached the city of light, local media report.


The female passenger was amazed to wake up in Lahore when her Pakistan International

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Airways (PIA) plane completed the round trip, according to Express News.

She had expected to be enjoying the glories of the French capital but found that she was back in Pakistan. 

After protests from her family, PIA has promised to take the woman back to Paris free of charge and set up a committee to find out how the incident came about.

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