Daily Archives: September 21, 2020

KP collects Rs.42b revenue from own resources: Jhagra

KP Minister for Finance, Taimur Saleem Jhagra has said that the provincial government during last financial 2019-20 has collected record revenue of Rs.42 billion from its own resources. In a tweet, he said that despite coronavirus pandemic the provincial government

Balochistan Govt completed over 1000 development schemes during last year

Under PSDP 1437 development schemes had been completed in Balochistan last year at a cost of Rs.60 billion. Finance Secretary Balochistan Noor-ul-Haq Baloch told Radio Pakistan on Saturday that 2568 development projects have been included in the development programme for

Sindh starts work on projects under Karachi package

Sindh government has started work on the projects under Karachi package. In a tweet on Monday, the spokesperson of the provincial government Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that the provincial government is committed to fulfill the promise made with the people

AJK PM calls for taking steps to lead freedom struggle in IIOJ&K

Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan says settlement of Kashmir dispute in accordance with aspirations of Kashmiri people is the only way to establish durable peace in the region. In a statement in Muzaffarabad, he

Punjab Govt to take strict action against manufacturers, sellers of fake cosmetics

The Punjab government has decided to take action against those who are manufacturing and selling fake and counterfeit cosmetics which are harmful for the human skin. In a statement, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar said that the Punjab cabinet

Free books being provided to students under ‘Accelerated Learning Program’ in Punjab

In Punjab, under Accelerated Learning Program, free books are being provided to students at school level in all 36 districts of the province. Punjab Minister for School Education Dr. Murad Raas while talking to media persons in Lahore said that

5 killed, several injured as coach plunges into ravine in Chakwal

Five people were killed and several injured when a passenger coach fell in deep ravine near Ejazabad in Chakwal district on Monday. Injured have been shifted to DHQ hospital Chakwal.   Source: Radio Pakistan

Anti-polio campaign begins across country

A varied duration polio eradication campaign began across the country on Monday. Approximately, forty-million children below five years age will be administered anti-polio vaccine during this drive.   Source: Radio Pakistan

Polio to be fully eradicated from Pakistan by next year: Safdar

National Coordinator Polio Eradication Initiative Dr. Rana Muhammad Safdar has expressed optimism that polio will be fully eradicated from Pakistan by next year due to dedicated efforts at the national and provincial levels. In an exclusive interview with Radio Pakistan’s

FBR’s Tax Credit Formula is Absurd & Unfair: Fawad Chaudhry

Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry, has raised objections on the Federal Board of Revenue’s (FBR) tax credit formula and termed it as absurd. In a Twitter post, the Minister wrote: He added that we suffer environmental and