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Construction work of Cancer Hospital Gilgit underway

August 15, 2020 |

The construction work of first ever Cancer hospital in Gilgit is in completion stage and its OPD will start functioning till the end of next month. Talking to our Gilgit correspondent today, the focal person of the Project Dr. Hajat Khan said the whole project of the Cancer Hospital, costing over 2.4 billion rupees will […]

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Corona cases drastically decreasing in KP: Jhagra

August 11, 2020 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Health Taimur Saleem Jhagra says corona cases are drastically decreasing in the province. In a statement in Peshawar today (Tuesday), he urged the general public to persistently follow precautionary measures of covid-19 to fully contain the virus. The Minister said the number of active cases in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is one thousand […]

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Number of Coronavirus cases crosses 18.4 mln globally

August 4, 2020 |

The number of Coronavirus cases across the world has crossed eighteen point four million while the pandemic has claimed more than 698,000 lives so far. More than eleven point seven million patients have recovered from the disease across the world. The United States is the worse hit, where cases have mounted over four point eight […]

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President congratulates nation on decline in coronavirus cases

August 1, 2020 |

President Dr Arif Alvi has congratulated the nation on decline in coronavirus cases in the country. In a tweet, he said for the first time after May 3, the new coronavirus cases in the country have been recorded in three figures at 903. The President attributed the improvement in the situation to Allah’s blessings, the […]

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Coronavirus cases in Punjab decreased: Buzdar

July 31, 2020 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Ahmed Buzdar has said that coronavirus cases in the province have decreased due to effective smart lockdown strategy. In a statement, he said steps taken by Prime Minister Imran Khan to overcome the pandemic are being lauded at the international level. The Chief Minister urged the people to strictly adhere […]

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Steps taken to improve traffic system in Islamabad: Ali Nawaz

July 29, 2020 |

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Capital Development Authority (CDA) Affairs Ali Nawaz Awan says steps have been taken to improve traffic system in Islamabad. Talking to media in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said underpasses are being constructed for smooth flow of the traffic. The Special Assistant stressed the need for improving infrastructure keeping in […]

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Covid-19: Sindh Govt to close all recreational places till August 4

July 28, 2020 |

Sindh government has decided to close all recreational places including beach till 4th of next month as precautionary measure to prevent spread of coronavirus. A notification in this regard has been issued by the Commissioner Karachi.   Source: Radio Pakistan

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Coronavirus medical camps to be functional in 12 cattle markets in Lahore

July 20, 2020 |

Doctors and paramedical staff will perform duty in these camps, providing free of cost medical care to all visitors Punjab Health Department has issued notification for making medical camps functional in twelve cattle markets in Provincial Capital Lahore. According to notification, doctors and paramedical staff will perform duty in these camps, providing free of cost […]

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Anti-polio campaign to be launched in selected districts of country from tomorrow

July 19, 2020 |

A special targeted case response anti-polio campaign will be launched in selected districts across the country, from tomorrow. In Punjab, a five-day anti-polio drive will be launched in 44 union councils of Faisalabad and 14 union councils of Attock. Anti-polio vaccine will be administered to a total of 317,783 children upto five years age. In […]

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Quaid-e-Azam Business Park to help in boosting industrialization: CM

July 18, 2020 |

The Chief Minister of the Punjab, Sardar Usman Ahmad Khan Buzdar said that the government is paying much attention on the promotion of industrial sector for the development and prosperity of the province. Addressing the ceremony of the inauguration of the Quaid-e-Azam Business Park in Lahore on Saturday, he said that when the PTI led […]

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Coronavirus cases in Balochistan gradually decreasing: Liaquat Shahwani

July 18, 2020 |

Spokesman for Balochistan Government Liaquat Shahwani has said that coronavirus infection cases in the province are gradually decreasing due to smart lockdown policy. Talking to news persons in Quetta today (Saturday), he said provincial government has reduced timing of lockdown in the province to facilitate business community and people. Liaquat Shawani urged people to strictly […]

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COVID19: PM directs to strictly implement SOPs on Eid-ul-Adha

July 16, 2020 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to take all administrative measures in order to strictly implement standard operating procedure on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha to prevent spread of the Coronavirus pandemic. He gave these instructions, while talking to Interior Minister Ijaz Ahmed Shah, who called on him in Islamabad today (Thursday). They also exchanged views […]

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