Daily Archives: August 26, 2020

Govt committed to facilitate exporters: Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan says government is committed to extend all possible facilities to the exporters to enhance country’s exports both in goods as well as services. He was talking to a delegation of leading exporters from various sectors in

Govt determined to provide cheap electricity to industries in KP: Labour Minister

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Law Minister Sultan Muhammad Khan says the floor of the house is the most effective forum for resolving the grievances of public representatives about developmental projects. Responding to a call attention notice in Provincial Assembly in Peshawar,

Federal govt assures full support to private sector for new hydro-power projects

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Power Division Shahzad Qasim has assured full support of the federal government for new hydropower projects in the country with involvement of private sector. Speaking at 1st International virtual conference on Pakistan’s hydropower sector,

CM Balochistan, MPAs discuss political and constitutional affairs

A delegation of Provincial Ministers and Members Balochistan Assembly called on the Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan in Quetta. During the meeting, they discussed a variety of issues including legislation on important matters, political and constitutional affairs of the province.

Relief, rescue efforts continue to help flood victims in Karachi

Relief and rescue efforts continue to help flood victims in various parts of Karachi. According to the ISPR, the Army Engineers boats are employed in various areas to shift the stranded people to safer places. Cooked meal is being provided

Rescue operations continue after heavy rain in Karachi

In Karachi, many areas and roads inundated in the wake of devastating rains in the city have been de-watered by the authorities in cooperation with Pak Army, Rangers, Pak Navy and other civic and rescue agencies. Rain water has been

38 houses damaged due to flash floods, heavy rainfall in Chitral

The flash floods after heavy rainfall have damaged 38 houses in Chitral. According to Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the relief operation is underway to rescue people stuck in the flood affected areas. The PDMA has also provided

Sindh CM visits to rain affected areas in Karachi

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed commissioner Karachi to take steps on war footing basis to evacuate people stranded in water due to overflowing of Malir river and Sikhan nullah after heavy rains in Karachi. During his

Work to clear nullas, river beds in Karachi will start next month: Asad Umar

Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said that work on project for clearing nullas and river beds in Karachi would start next month. In his tweet, the Minister said that the city drowned every time it rained heavily

Punjab CM approves construction of 10 new ‘Panagahs’ in Lahore

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has approved construction of ten new “Panagahs”(Shelter Homes) in Lahore for homeless people sleeping on the streets. He accorded this approval in Lahore on Wednesday while chairing a meeting to review the measures to further