Daily Archives: May 10, 2020

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Pakistan soar to 29,465

The nationwide tally of Coronavirus has soared to 29,465 with 1,991 new cases reported during the last twenty four hours. 11,093 cases have so far been detected in Punjab, 10,771 in Sindh, 4,509 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 1,935 in Balochistan, 430

Fifth consignment of PPEs dispatched to Balochistan

NDMA has started supplying fifth consignment of personal protective equipment for doctors to provinces. According to spokesperson for NDMA, protective equipment has been dispatched to four hospitals of Balochistan. The equipment dispatched to Balochistan today includes three PCR testing machines,

Govt well aware of people’s difficulties due to COVID19: Dar

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Youth Affairs Usman Dar says the government is well aware of the difficulties being faced by people due to COVID-19 and lockdown. He was addressing a news conference along with Chairman Utility Stores of

Decision to ease lockdown will be implemented with national unity: Asad Umar

Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has expressed the confidence that the decision to ease lockdown in phased manner will be implemented with the national spirit of unity. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Sunday, he said the

President, PM, Senate Chairman, COAS inquire after health of NA Speaker

President Dr. Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan, Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjarani and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa telephoned National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser to inquire after his health. Speaking on the occasion, they expressed good wishes

Daska: At least five killed in house fire incident

In Deska, at least five persons have been killed in a house fire incident. The dead bodies and injured were shifted to hospital. Source: Radio Pakistan

Hot, dry weather expected in most parts of country

Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours. However, rain wind-thunderstorm is expected in upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan, Kashmir and its adjoining hilly areas. Temperature of some major cities recorded

KP Rescue-1122 starts awareness drive to contain spread of Coronavirus

The emergency service of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Rescue 1122 has started awareness campaign to contain the spread of Coronavirus in provincial Capital. According to Director General Rescue 1122, during the campaign awareness is being created regarding social distancing and precautionary measures.

Sindh Govt allows opening of all markets except shopping malls from Monday

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has given the permission to open all markets except shopping malls across the province from tomorrow (Monday). A delegation of Karachi Traders called on Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in Karachi today

Punjab: Distribution of Rs12000 cash assistance starts on Monday

Under the Punjab Chief Minister’s Insaf Imdad Programme, 12000-rupee cash assistance is being given to 2.5 million deserving people at more than 600 Imdadi Camps across the province from tomorrow (Monday). According to Provincial Disaster Management Authority, this cash assistance