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Archive for May 1st, 2020

Federal govt, its ministers could not bear Sindh CM’s praise: Syed Nasir Hussain Shah –

May 1, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that at present no one in the country can say definitively that how far the coronavirus had spread across the country. The provincial Minister said…

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662 new coronavirus cases emerge in Sindh, six died: Sindh Chief Minister

May 1, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Karachi, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Friday that in Sindh, 662 new coronavirus cases had been diagnosed while six more virus-infected people have lost their lives, taking the virus disease death toll 118…

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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

May 1, 2020 | General, Official News

Lahore, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under: Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 47400 cusecs and Outflows 41900…

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Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar chaired 7th meeting of the Board of Directors of Public Private Partnership Authority

May 1, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar chaired 7th meeting of the Board of Directors of Public Private Partnership Authority (PPPA). Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan, Secretary Railways, Secretary Planning…

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Growth of 10.4 percent in taxes and duties collection till April 2020

May 1, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Federal Board of Revenue has released the information about the taxes and duties collected in the month of April 2020. According to official figures, 256.679 billion taxes and duties have been collected in April 2020…

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State Bank reinforces its support to health sector in fight against COVID-19

May 1, 2020 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): In the background of rising cases of COVID‐19 in the country and with the need to strengthen health sector in fight against COVID‐19, SBP today enhanced financing limit of a single hospital/ medical center under…

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AJK’s economic revival a priority of State Government: President Masood

May 1, 2020 | General, Official News

Muzaffarabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, in a statement issued here on World Labour Day has said that the AJK Government has taken upon itself to help socially protect daily wagers and labourers,…

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Masood Khan visited Dharian Chathian, condoles with family of late ASI Shakil

May 1, 2020 | General, Official News

Muzaffarabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sardar Masood Khan, President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, visited the family home of late Assistant Sub Inspector Police, Mr Shakil Ahmed, who died after a fatal road accident two weeks ago. Deputy Inspector General…

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Kashmiris face danger from not corona but Modi: AJK president

May 1, 2020 | General, Official News

Muzaffarabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan in his sharp reaction over the statement of a Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy regarding the resettlement of 0.5 million pundits in occupied Kashmir, has…

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Foreign Minister’s telephone call with the Foreign Minister of Switzerland

May 1, 2020 | Ministries, Official News

Islamabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis of Switzerland, to discuss matters related to the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic today. Expressing deep condolences over loss of precious…

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Coronavirus: ILO requested to convene Virtual Session to address labourers issues

Islamabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan on Friday urged the International Labour Organization (ILO) to convene a virtual session of its member states to evolve a comprehensive strategy for betterment of the labourer community in the post-coronavirus world. On behalf…

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Ambassador’s virtual meeting with France-based Pakistani Journalists

Islamabad, May 01, 2020 (PPI-OT): Paris 1st May 2020. The Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin ul Haque held a virtual meeting with France-based Pakistani journalists yesterday and apprised them of various steps taken to provide relief and assistance…

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