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Archive for August 8th, 2020

Overall situation of the city much better than previous rains: Nasir Hussain Shah

August 8, 2020 |

Karachi, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Information and Local Government Syed Nasir Hussain Shah said Saturday that the overall situation of the city was much better than the previous rains. Despite the intensity of rains, no flood situation was created anywhere, he said in a statement. According to the statement, Shah visited different […]

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Chief Commissioner Islamabad and Chairman, CDA oversee the upkeep and cleanliness work of F-9 (Fatima Jinnah) Park

August 8, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Commissioner Islamabad and Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA) visited F-9 (Fatima Jinnah) Park on Saturday to oversee the upkeep and cleanliness operation there. The special operation for upkeep and cleanliness of F-9 Fatima Jinnah Park started on Saturday morning following directions of Chief Commissioner Islamabad. The objective of this […]

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Punjab Chief Minister’s message on martyrdom day of Maj Tufail Muhammad Shaheed

August 8, 2020 |

Lahore, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that Maj. Tufail Muhammad Shaheed sacrificed his life to keep the Pakistani flag flying. In his message, the CM stated that Maj. Tufail Muhammad Shaheed set a high example of bravery and courage and incurred heavy losses to the enemy. The nation […]

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PTI will continue its journey of public service: Usman Buzdar

August 8, 2020 |

Lahore, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said the PTI will continue the journey of public service without caring for criticism and no hurdle will be tolerated in provision of relief to the masses. In a statement, he asserted the incumbent government is the most transparent adding that no one […]

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Chief Minister Punjab takes notice of unjustified increase in the prices of sugar and flour

August 8, 2020 |

Lahore, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has expressed strong indignation over artificial increases in the rates of sugar and flour and directed the administration and food department to take action against hoarders and illegal profiteers. He has also directed to improve the supply of sugar and flour along with their […]

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Chief Minister directs early completion of flood related arrangements

August 8, 2020 |

Lahore, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): While disclosing that he will visit different areas to review flood-related arrangements, Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the Secretary Irrigation that necessary steps be taken, according to the approved plan, to deal with possible floods and necessary arrangements should be given final shape immediately. The Irrigation department […]

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SAPM Usman Dar and Provincial Minister Muhammad Akhlaq calls on Chief Minister

August 8, 2020 |

Lahore, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to PM on Youth Affairs Muhammad Usman Dar and Provincial Minister Muhammad Akhlaq met with Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar and discussed matters relating to the holding of tiger force day in Punjab. The CM stated that this day will be celebrated in a befitting manner on […]

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Update Dadu – Recent rains and hill torrent caused damage to Nai Gaj Dam resulting breaching of Flood Protection bund of Nai Gaj Dam

August 8, 2020 |

Rawalpindi, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Recent rains and hill torrent caused damage to Nai Gaj Dam resulting breaching of Flood Protection bund of Nai Gaj Dam. 12 villages of Dadu District badly affected due to hill torrent and breach of bund. Army troops Including Army Engineers Motor boats and Army medical teams reached affected areas […]

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Prime Minister urges people to join him in tree plantation campaign

August 8, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he wants everyone to join him tomorrow in planting trees all over Pakistan. In a tweet today (Saturday), he said that he has asked his MPs, Ministers, Chief Ministers and Tiger Force to participate in the biggest tree planting campaign in our history. […]

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Ravi River project will pave way for investment: Shibli Faraz

August 8, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz says the Ravi River Project is the foundation of a new Lahore in the new Pakistan, which will pave the way for investment and provide vast employment opportunities to the people. In a tweet today, he said plantation, lake and water filtration […]

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Pakistan will continue to deepen ties with ASEAN countries: Foreign Minister

August 8, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan remained steadfast in support of an inclusive political settlement in Afghanistan. In a tweet, Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan looks forward to strengthening bilateral relationship with the US and to continuing as anchors of stability. Meanwhile, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi […]

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3.5m saplings will be planted on Sunday: Amin

August 8, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 08, 2020 (PPI-OT): Advisor to Prime Minister on climate change Malik Amin Aslam says 3.5 million saplings will be planted in country tomorrow (Sunday). Addressing a news conference in Islamabad today (Saturday), he said Prime Minister Imran Khan will also plant a sapling in Korang Park, Islamabad tomorrow evening. The Advisor said all […]

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