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Archive for August 23rd, 2020

COVID-19 claims 9 lives, infects 319 others

August 23, 2020 |

Karachi, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that Coronavirus has claimed nine more lives lifting death toll to 2367 and infected 319 others raising the tally to 128284. This he said in a statement issued here from CM House on Sunday. The CM said that nine more patients […]

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Launching Ceremony of T-054 A/P Frigate for Pakistan Navy held in China

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): The launching ceremony of 1st ship of Type-054 Class Frigate constructed for Pakistan Navy was held at Hudong Zhonghua Shipyard Shanghai, China. The ceremony was graced by Commodore Azfar Humayun (Chief Naval Overseer, China) as Chief Guest in presence of China Shipbuilding Trading Co, Ltd. (CSTC) Chairman, Mr. Li Hongtao. […]

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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

August 23, 2020 |

Lahore, August 23, 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 208100 cusecs and Outflows 150000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 44700 cusecs and Outflows 44700 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows […]

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Development Projects nearing completion before time

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Projects started last year August to October 2019 in Islamabad are nearing completion and likely to be opened up for public in a few days. In this regard G-7/G-8 traffic solution is almost ready with bridge completed and now underpass being cleared. The only part that remains is finishing. The […]

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Weather Forecast

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation Strong monsoon currents are penetrating in lower half of the country which are likely to strengthen in next 24 to 48 hours. Sunday Rain/wind-thundershowers are expected in lower Sindh, eastern Balochistan, north-eastern Punjab, Kashmir and adjoining hilly areas. Monday Rain/wind-thundershowers are expected in Sindh, south-eastern Balochistan, north-eastern Punjab, […]

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Raid against illegal ISP in Mirpur

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in coordination with local police and Magistrate, carried out a successful raid against illegal internet service provider in Mirpur. The raid was conducted at Mohala New Jabbar Chechian. During the raid, illegal Internet service provider setup and allied equipment was confiscated. Further investigation is underway. The […]

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Ms. Gabriela Cuevas Barron, President Inter-Parliamentary Union, along with two-other Member of Parliament of Mexico is visiting Pakistan

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Ms. Gabriela Cuevas Barron, President Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), along with two-other Member of Parliament of Mexico is visiting Pakistan on a five-day visit on invitation of Honourable Chairman of Senate of Pakistan, Mr. Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani. The purpose of the visit is to strengthen ties between the Senate of Pakistan […]

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Sanjrani for addressing common issues through joint efforts

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has said that as the mankind is facing various challenges on socio-economic, peace, human development front, the international forums standout as silver lining. He expressed these views at a ceremony held at Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services on the occasion of launch of publication on […]

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Chief Minister Punjab Assigns Tasks to Various Departments to Bring Improvements in Lahore City

August 23, 2020 |

Lahore, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar himself stepped into the field to resolve the problems of Lahore and chaired a high-level meeting relating to Lahore. Usman Buzdar assigned tasks to the various departments to bring uplift and betterment of Lahore while taking important decisions during the meeting. It was decided […]

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Prime Minister Imran Khan declared Man of the Year by ‘The Muslim 500′

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has been declared as Muslim Man of the Year 2020 by Jordan’s Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre. The Study Centre’s publication The Muslim 500 also declared US Congresswoman Rashida Talib as Woman of the Year. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government of […]

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AJK on path of progress and prosperity: Masood Khan

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan has said that the Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJ and K) is striving to provide basic amenities like education, health, livelihood and road infrastructure to the people of Azad Kashmir. He said the Karot Hydro Power Project would add 720 […]

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Chairman Senate stresses joint efforts to address global Covid-19 challenge

August 23, 2020 |

Islamabad, August 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani has called for enhanced efforts of Inter-Parliamentary Union to forge cooperation and joint mechanisms at both inter-governmental and inter-parliamentary level in addressing the global Corona pandemic challenge. He expressed these views at a ceremony at Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services in Islamabad on Sunday on the […]

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