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Medical staff at greater risk of getting infected with corona: DAK

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) has said doctors, nurses and paramedical staff are at greater risk of developing severe disease if they get infected with the novel coronavirus. DAK President Dr Nisarul Hassan…

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India’s internet curbs in Kashmir hamper coronavirus fight

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): The long-running curbs on the internet in Indian occupied Kashmir prevented a handful of doctors from the occupied territory to join an online training session on managing ventilators – critical equipment for patients with COVID-19,…

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22,000 migrant workers stuck in Kashmir due to COVID-19

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Srinagar, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): In the wake of growing COVID-19 cases in Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir, many migrant workers who are stuck in the region are making desperate appeals to the authorities for food and transportation. Musharraf Shareef,…

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Pakistan Navy to contribute to PM’s Relief Fund for COVID-19

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy has decided to contribute to PM’s Relief Fund for COVID-19. Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi will donate one month salary to the relief fund. The Vice Admiral, Rear Admiral and officers to…

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Sindh Information Minister opposes Imran Khan’s Tiger Force name

March 31, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Information, Local Government, Housing and Town Planning, Religious Affairs, Forest and Wildlife Syed Nasir Hussain Shah while reacting to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s decision to form a Tiger Force to stop the…

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Higher Education Commission to inspect universities’ capacity to deliver online classes: Chairman HEC

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): In response to a number of complaints regarding online classes in some universities, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has asked for detailed information on these courses in order to inspect the quality of the content,…

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Number of Coronavirus cases reached to 627, including 293 of local transmission: Murad Ali Shah

March 31, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the number of Coronavirus cases has reached to 627, including 293 of local transmission while the number of cases on March 31 was 566, which…

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Online Transfers Portal

March 31, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): The “Online Transfers Portal” of the Higher Education Department, Punjab shall be launched on 4th April, 2020. For details and updates, keep following our official Facebook page, Twitter and the HED Punjab Website!   For…

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Winter vacations in hilly areas extended

March 31, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Lahore, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): The winter vacations of colleges in hilly areas of Tehsil Murree and Kotli Sattian, granted in pursuance to Calendar contained in this Department’s Notification No. S. A(A-II)1-1/2001(P) dated 4.9.2018, are hereby extended till 31st May…

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21 cases against hoardings whereas 818 cases have been registered against violation of section 144; Hundreds of violators have been arrested

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): As per orders of Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastagir, police teams are strictly implementing the instructions issued by government of the Punjab regarding section 144, lockdown and Corona virus in all districts across…

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132 cases against hoardings whereas 4845 cases have been registered against violation of section 144; Hundreds of people have been arrested

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): As per orders of Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastagir, police teams are strictly implementing the instructions issued by government of the Punjab regarding section 144, lock down and Corona virus in all districts…

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132 cases against hoardings whereas 4845 cases have been registered against violation of section 144; Hundreds of people have been arrested

March 31, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, March 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): As per orders of Inspector General of Police Punjab Shoaib Dastagir, police teams are strictly implementing the instructions issued by government of the Punjab regarding section 144, lock down and Corona virus in all districts…

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