According to NDTV, 122 people are onboard the plane and all are safe and have reportedly been provided meals at the airport by Pakistan authorities.
An Air India spokesperson in Delhi said: "The aircraft was flying over Pakistan air space when the pilot saw a warning light in the cockpit and sought permission to land at the nearest airport which was Nawabshah."
Pervez george, Pakistan's Civil Aviation Authority spokesman has said that the captain preferred to have the passengers remain on board the aircraft even though Pakistani authorities, in a goodwill gesture offered to allow them to disembark.
A technical team will leave from Delhi and help bring back passengers but questions as to why all the hydraulic systems failed need to be answered. Had the pilot failed to read the warning or had the Pakistan airport been busy, anything bad could have happened.
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