Daily Archives: June 28, 2020

PIA special flight carrying stranded Pakistanis on way to Lahore from New Jersey

Karachi, June 28, 2020 (PPI-OT):Pakistan International Airlines’ (PIA) seventh special flight from the United State, with stranded Pakistanis, will arrive at Lahore airport today (Sunday) evening. Pakistan embassy in Washington, in a statement said, the Pakistan Council General New York...

COVID-19 claims 26 more lives in Sindh: Sindh Chief Minister

Karachi, June 28, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that 2,179 new patients of coronavirus were detected by testing 9,244 samples while 26 more patients lost their lives, lifting the death toll to 1269 in...

Hike in petroleum prices is another PTI govt’s incompetence: Nasir Hussain Shah

Karachi, June 28, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah while criticizing the members of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan, said on Saturday that some people protested outside the Sindh Assembly as a political ploy, which was beyond comprehension....

Diamer Basha Dam gains momentum, as WAPDA Chairman visits project

Lahore, June 28, 2020 (PPI-OT): As the mobilization and preparation of the works on strategically important Diamer Basha Dam Project are gaining momentum, the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) visited the project...

Govt taking steps to promote tourism in province: CM KPK

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan says the government is taking steps under a comprehensive plan to promote tourism in the province. Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar today (Saturday), he said tourism will help boost the economy of

Buzdar takes notice of death of 6-year-old girl due to kite string in Lahore

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has taken notice of death of a 6-year-old girl due to kite string in Sanda area of Lahore. He has expressed profound grief over the death of the girl and offered condolence to the

No compromise will be made on quality of development projects: CM Punjab

Punjab Minister for Social Welfare and Baitul Mall Muhammad Ajmal Cheema called on Punjab Cheif Miister Sardar Usman Ahmad Khan Buzdar in Lahore today [Saturday]. Ajmal Cheema apprised him about the problems of his constituency and the chief minister assured

Opposition convenes APC for saving from accountability: Chohan

Punjab Information and Culture Minister, Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan has said that the provision of the tax relief to the masses in the annual fiscal budget is a historic achievement of the PTI government. Addressing a press conference in Lahore today [Saturday],

AJK PM calls for strategy to apprise world about Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir

AJK Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan has stressed the need for vigorous diplomatic campaign and urged Kashmiri leadership to evolve a joint strategy to apprise the world about atrocities being committed by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir. He

Teachers play an important role in progress of country: Governor Balochistan

Governor Balochistan Amanullah Khan Yasinzai has said that teachers play an important role in progress and prosperity of any country. He said this while talking to a delegation of University of Balochistan and Lesbela University, led by former Chief Minister