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Archive for August 16th, 2020

Sindh Chief Minister says COVID-19 claims five more lives across Sindh

August 16, 2020 |

Karachi, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): As many as five more patients of coronavirus lost their lives, lifting the death toll to 2,322 in Sindh province. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. Shah said that five more patients died overnight, lifting the death toll […]

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Jam Ikramullah Dharejo says that selected government conducting childish acts

August 16, 2020 |

Karachi, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Anti-Corruption, Industries, Commerce and Cooperative Department Sindh Jam Ikramullah Dharejo said Sunday that repeated attacks on Sindh were clear evidence of prejudice. “Sindh is asking for nothing but its legitimate rights, while the incompetent selected government is doing nothing but childish acts,” he said while visiting different […]

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Weather Forecast

August 16, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation Monsoon currents are penetrating in upper parts and lower parts of the country. Sunday Hot and humid weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, rain/wind-thundershowers are expected in Upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir, Islamabad, north eastern Punjab. Rain thunderstorm is also expected in coastal areas of […]

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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

August 16, 2020 |

Lahore, August 16, 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 241900 cusecs and Outflows 130000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 43700 cusecs and Outflows 43700 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows […]

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Development Work in Park Enclave-I

August 16, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): After completing residual development works in Park Enclave-I, Capital Development Authority (CDA) is focusing on provision of all allied facilities in the project as number of allottees have started construction of their houses on their allotted plots. Not only civic services including sanitation services are being provided but special attention […]

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Capital Development Authority shifting daily business on “E-filing” system

August 16, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Capital Development Authority is swiftly advancing to shift daily business of the Authority on e-filing system. After shifting the office working of Administration and Human Resource Development Directorates, CDA Administration has now decided introduce e filing system in Finance and Law Wings of the Authority. The shifting of office filing […]

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Chief Minister Punjab Commends Punjab Government’s Timely Steps to Stabilize the Prices of Wheat and Flour

August 16, 2020 |

Lahore, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that timely and effective steps taken by the Punjab government have resulted in bringing stability in the prices of wheat and flour. He highlighted that Punjab is the only province where 20 kg flour bag is available on fixed rate. CM vowed […]

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PTI Government has laid the foundation of change under dynamic leadership of PM Imran Khan: CM Usman Buzdar

August 16, 2020 |

Lahore, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that opposition parties have no agenda and regretfully added that opposition leaders made a futile attempt of doing political point scoring on a national challenge like Covid pandemic. Usman Buzdar commended that successful strategy adopted by Prime Minister Imran Khan resulted in […]

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Chief Minister commends Punjab Government’s timely steps to stabilize the prices of wheat and flour

August 16, 2020 |

Lahore, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that timely and effective steps taken by the Punjab government have resulted in bringing stability in the prices of wheat and flour. He highlighted that Punjab is the only province where 20 kg flour bag is available on fixed rate. CM vowed […]

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Chief Minister Punjab takes notice of a child murder incident in Rahim Yar Khan

August 16, 2020 |

Lahore, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has taken a strong notice of the murder incident of a 5-year old child in the area of Rahim Yar Khan and sought a report from RPO Bahawalpur. Usman Buzdar directed that the accused found involved in committing murder should be brought in the […]

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Indian troops unprovoked ceasefire violation in Khuiratta Sector along LOC targeting civil population

August 16, 2020 |

Rawalpindi, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Indian troops unprovoked ceasefire violation in Khuiratta Sector along LOC targeting civil population. A woman got injured. Pakistan Army troops responded effectively to Indian firing. For more information, contact: Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Hilal Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Tel: +92-51-9271605 Fax: +92-51-9271601 Email: ispr@ispr.gov.pk Website: www.ispr.gov.pk

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Pakistan urges world to take steps to alleviate Kashmiris’ sufferings

August 16, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 16, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has urged the world community and brotherly nations to take steps to alleviate sufferings of Kashmiri people and to promote the realization of their inalienable right to self-determination. Participating in Special Virtual Session of D-8 Commissioners, Pakistan’s Commissioner for the D-8 Tariq Karim apprised the participants of the worsening […]

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