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Karachi Metropolitan Corporation begins work on installation of Solar Powered Street Lights

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Karachi, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): KMC Administrator Syed Hashim Raza Zaidi has said that measures were being taken to light up the street lights on all major roads and locations in city with solar energy. He said this during a meeting with officials of electrical and mechanical departments. Administrator KMC said that the use of […]

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Karachi Metropolitan Corporation forms three-member committee to support in election 2013

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Karachi, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): KMC HRM department with reference to general elections being held on 11th May 2013 has formed three-member committee consisting of officers of HRM department for the support of election authority which will look after all matters of election 2013. The committee members include Director KDA Secretary Syed Ubaid Ahmed, Director […]

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Two hardened criminals killed during an armed encounter with District Police Rahim Yar Khan

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Two hardened criminals involved in 44 cases of crimes of heinous nature including murder, kidnapping for ransom, and dacoities were killed during an armed encounter with the District Police Rahim Yar Khan in the jurisdiction of Aab-e-Hayat police station today. The criminals included Madad Ali alias Madi and Ghulam Hussain […]

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Punjab police arrest 841 hardened and most wanted Proclaimed Offenders and 226 Court Absconders

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Lahore, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): On the orders of Inspector General of Police, Punjab, Aftab Sultan, second surprise GENERAL HOLD UP has been done by the Police across the province very successfully and it was continued for 02 hours. According to details, during this hold up police arrested 841 hardened and most wanted POs and […]

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Prime Minister condemns attack at Jamaat-e-Islami Office in Quetta

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice ® Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has strongly condemned the grenade attack at the office of Jamaat-e-Islami in Quetta in which two persons sustained injuries. The Prime Minister directed the concerned authorities to beef up the security measures to protect the political leaders, candidates, rallies and the masses. […]

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Prime Minister condemns bomb explosion near residence of Awami National Party candidate in Mardan

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice ® Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has strongly condemned the bomb explosion near the residence of ANP candidate in Mardan in which one person was injured. The Prime Minister directed the concerned authorities to take stringent measures for the protection of political leaders, candidates, rallies and the masses. […]

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Prime Minister condemns Bomb Blasts in Karachi

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Justice ® Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has strongly condemned the bomb blasts near the office of MQM in Karachi resulting in injuries to several people. The Prime Minister directed the concerned authorities to beef up the security measures in order to protect the political leaders, candidates, rallies and […]

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Minister for Housing Calls on Prime Minister

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Dr. Younis Soomro, Federal Minister for Housing and Works, called on Prime Minister Justice ® Mir Hazar Khan Khoso at the Prime Minister’s secretariat this morning and discussed with him various issues pertaining to his Ministry. Dr. Soomro briefed the Prime Minister about the organization, functions and performance of the […]

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Condition of Pakistani prisoner Sanaullah serious

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan High Commission Consular Team saw Sanaullah and met Doctors treating him, who have given a very pessimistic prognosis of Sanaulla’s recovery or survival and rule out prospects of his medical evacuation. Pakistan High Commission officers are in Chandigarh and maintaining contact with Doctors. Medical condition shows that Sanaullah was […]

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European Union Chief Observer expresses serious concerns about violence affecting campaign during visit to Peshawar

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Chief Observer of the EU Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Pakistan and Member of the European Parliament‚ Michael Gahler‚ raised his serious concerns about the increased levels of violence against certain political parties during a visit to Peshawar on 2 May. Mr. Gahler reiterated his call‚ when visiting Karachi […]

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Ebad condemns Azizabad blasts

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Karachi, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): Governor Sindh, Dr. Ishrat Ul Ebad Khan, has vehemently condemned the act of terrorism in Karachi’s Azizabad area. He said that this dastardly and anti-democratic act was highly deplorable. He said that the militants element and terrorists were trying to create instability and harm democracy. However, their such machinations and […]

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Election Commission authorises Presiding Officers for each Polling Station of National Assembly and Provincial Assemblies constituencies, to exercise the powers of a Magistrate

May 4, 2013 | Government Institutions

Islamabad, May, 04 2013 (PPI-OT): The Election Commission has authorized the Presiding Officers appointed for each Polling Station of National Assembly and Provincial Assemblies constituencies, to exercise the powers of a Magistrate of the First Class under the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (Act V of 1898) from 10th to 12th May, 2013, in respect […]

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