Energy & Power - Part 2

Category: Energy & Power

Govt implementing several power projects in GB: Spokesman

December 27, 2017 |

The Gilgit-Baltistan government is implementing a number of hydro-power projects to overcome its shortage.

A spokesman of Water and Power Department Gilgit Baltistan told Radio Pakistan Gilgit correspondent today three ongoing projects costing 797 million rupees will be completed before …

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3 security personnel martyred in NWA landmine blast

December 24, 2017 |

Three security personnel were martyred when an explosive device went off near Pak-Afghan border in Ghulam Khan area of North Waziristan Agency today(Sunday). According to Political Administration, security forces have condoned off the area and launched search operation.

Source: Radio …

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Two killed in boiler blast in Gujranwala

December 23, 2017 |

Two people were killed and eight others received burn injuries in Gujranwala on Saturday.

The fire erupted due to a boiler blast in the factory.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Govt taking steps for prosperity of AJK: Shahbaz

December 22, 2017 |

A delegation of members of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly led by Prime Minister AJK Raja Farooq Haider met Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif in Lahore on Friday.

Talking to the delegation, the Chief Minister said PML-N government …

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Balochistan will be a polio free province soon: Sanullah Zehri

December 21, 2017 |

Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanullah Khan Zehri has said that the dream of making Balochistan a polio free province will soon be materialized.

He was talking to the Focal Person to the Prime Minister on Polio, Senator Ayesha Raza Farooq …

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Masood urges world to see Kashmir dispute in context of HR

December 20, 2017 |

President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan and Member of European Parliament, Wajid Khan expressed concern over the serious violations of human rights in occupied Kashmir.

Addressing a joint press conference in Islamabad, Sardar Masood Khan urged international community …

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Govt focusing on promotion of tourism: Fida

December 19, 2017 |

Gilgit-Baltistan Minister for Tourism Fida Khan says the provincial government is focusing on promotion of tourism in the region.

In an interview with Radio Pakistan Gilgit on Tuesday, he said a tourist resort is being set up in Attabad at …

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CM Zehri announces compensation for Quetta church attack victims

December 18, 2017 |

Chief Minister Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has announced ten lakh rupees compensation each for the heir of those who lost their lives in yesterday's terrorist incident in Quetta.

He was talking to newsmen at Civil Hospital in Quetta today …

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KIU Chilas campus to start functioning in March

December 18, 2017 |

Chief Minister, Gilgit-Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman says Karakorum International University Chilas campus will start functioning in March next year.

Talking to a delegation in Chilas, he said the government has planned to upgrade Darel and Tangir as districts.

The Chief Minister …

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No country can survive without justice: Governor Balochistan

December 16, 2017 |

Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai says no country can survive without justice.

Talking to provincial Ombudsman Abdul Ghani Khailji in Quetta today (Saturday), he said it is the prime responsibility of the officers to implement policies of the government and …

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T10 League: Kerala Kings beat Bengal Tigers

December 15, 2017 |

In the first match of T10 League at Sharjah, Kerala Kings beat Bengal Tigers by eight wickets last night.

And, in the second match Pakhtoons defeated Maratha Arabian by 25 runs.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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AJK PM directs to reopen all snow covered roads

December 14, 2017 |

The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has directed Works and Communication Department to reopen all snow covered roads on war footing to minimize public sufferings.

Roads in Neelum, Haveli, Jehlum Valley and Poonch districts were …

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