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Archive for August 15th, 2020

FBR directs field offices to expedite operation against tax evasion

August 15, 2020 |

Federal Board of Revenue has issued directions to all its Field offices to expedite operation against tax evasion and play active role in stopping the menace of fake and flying invoices. A statement issued by FBR on Saturday said any person found involved in fake and flying invoices and causing tax evasion would be dealt […]

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Chairman WAPDA assess damages to Nai Gaj Dam project caused by floodwater

August 15, 2020 |

Chairman Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority Muzammil Hussain visited Nai Gaj Dam project site, located in Dadu district of Sindh on Friday, to assess the on-ground situation and damages to the project caused by the floodwater. He was apprised that the upstream protection dyke built to secure construction area of the main dam, was […]

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Occupied Kashmir Converted Into Largest Prison In History: Gandapur

August 15, 2020 |

Minister for Kashmir Affairs Ali Amin Gandapur has said that Kashmiris in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir are being persecuted for the last seven decades but their resolve for right to self-determination could not be broken. In a statement today, he said Narendra Modi’s fascist government in India is pursuing the agenda of extremism […]

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All Political Parties united on Kashmir issue: Afridi

August 15, 2020 |

Minister of State for SAFRON Shehryar Khan Afridi says all political parties are united on Kashmir issue and urged the United Nations to play its due role for resolving the Kashmir dispute. Talking to a private news channel, he said people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir are struggling for their right to self-determination […]

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APHC holds protest demonstration in front of Indian HC in Islamabad

August 15, 2020 |

A protest demonstration under the auspices of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter was held in front of the Indian High Commission in Islamabad today (Saturday) to mark India’s Independence Day as black day. The protesters were holding black flags and banners and chanting anti-India and pro-freedom slogans. Speaking on the occasion, […]

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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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Sindh Chief Minister launches province-wide anti-polio drive

August 15, 2020 |

Karachi, August 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Saturday that polio had been eradicated from the whole world, except Pakistan and Afghanistan, therefore, we as a nation have to join hands and resolve to eradicate this crippling disease from our country. This he said in a video message released here […]

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Pakistan Navy continues rescue and relief operation at Dadu, celebrates Independence Day with Local Populace

August 15, 2020 |

Karachi, August 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Search, rescue and relief operation by Pakistan Navy is continued in collaboration with civil administration in Dadu, Sindh. While, carrying out relief operation Pakistan Navy personnel also celebrated Independence Day with local populace of the flood ridden areas. Pakistan Navy established rescue and relief camp at Radhani Mori (UC Chinni) […]

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Prime Minister Special Advisor meets Dr. Yasmin Rashid

August 15, 2020 |

Lahore, August 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid met Special Advisor to Prime Minister on Health Dr. Faisal Sultan at the Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Department here on Saturday. Chairman Prime Minister Task Force Dr. Nausherwani Burki, Dr. Asim, Secretary Specialized Healthcare and Medical Education Department Barrister Nabeel Awan, Secretary Specialized […]

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Allama Iqbal Medical College Independence Day Ceremony

August 15, 2020 |

Lahore, August 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid visited the Allama Iqbal Medical College and presided over the Independence Day ceremony here on Friday. Present on the occasion were Principal Allama Iqbal Medical College Dr. Arif Tajammal, Medical Superintendent Jinnah Hospital Dr. Yahya Sultan, Gohar Ijaz, Professor Arshad Zia, staff and faculty […]

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Ambassador of Saudi Arabia calls on Chief Minister Punjab

August 15, 2020 |

Lahore, August 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ambassador of Saudi Arabia Mr Nawaf Bin Saeed Ahmed Al-Malkiy called on Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office on Friday and extended good wishes to him on the independence day of Pakistan. The CM also prayed for the good health of Saudi King Shah Salman Bin Abdulaziz. […]

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Chief Minister Punjab Addresses Independence Day Ceremony at Hazoori Bagh

August 15, 2020 |

Lahore, August 15, 2020 (PPI-OT): Addressing the ceremony after performing flag-hoisting at Hazoori Bagh on Friday, Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar said the independence day of Pakistan is an occasion of joy and happiness for every citizen of the country. I extend heartiest felicitations to the nation on the 73rd birthday of Pakistan, he […]

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