Category Archives: Ministries

COVID-19 infects 219 more people, claims two more lives in Sindh

Karachi, August 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Monday that 219 new cases of Coronavirus were detected from 4484 samples test while two more virus patient died across Sindh. In a statement issued here from...

China to provide 38 more agricultural drones to Pakistan

Islamabad, August 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): China will provide around 38 more agricultural drones to Pakistan in a few months to fight desert locust. According to a report of the China Economic Net, a leading Chinese company has also expressed willingness...

Pakistan records 330 new coronavirus cases, tally reaches 248,873 after 296 recoveries

Islamabad, August 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): The total number of recovered coronavirus patients in the country has reached 248,873 after 296 recoveries over the last twenty four hours. This is almost 88.9 percent of the total 280,029 cases reported so far....

Speakers call for greater mobilization to highlight Kashmir dispute at webinar

Islamabad, August 03, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan’s Permanent Mission to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Jeddah, organized a webinar on the issue of Kashmir entitled, “Role of Diaspora in Seeking Peaceful Settlement of Jammu and Kashmir Dispute.” In his keynote...

Prime Minister urges people to strictly follow SOPs on Eid-ul-Azha

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged the people to strictly follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on Eid-ul-Azha to contain the spread of coronavirus. In a social media message, he said sacrifice of needless visits to...

Youm-e-Istehsal to be observed on August 5 to express solidarity with oppressed Kashmiris

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Youm-e-Istehsal will be observed on 5th of August to express full solidarity with the Kashmiri people of Illegally Indian Occupied Kashmir. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi announced this while addressing a media briefing along with...

China provides high-tech drones to help Pakistan combating locusts

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): China has provided 12 T16 high-tech farm drones to Pakistan to help combat locusts. China will also send technical support staff to operate the drones and train local operators. The operator can control five drones...

Significant improvement in number of recoveries from Covid-19 in Pakistan

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): A significant increase is being witness in recoveries of patients from COVID-19 and so far 247,177 patients stand recovered from the disease across the country. According to the latest statistics, 906 new coronavirus cases were...

Opposition wants to make NAB dysfunctional: Shibli

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz says the opposition parties want to make the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) dysfunctional by proposing amendments in its laws suiting their personal interests. Talking to a private TV...

Cabinet Committee on Energy reviews implementation status of cabinet decisions on energy sector

Islamabad, July 31, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCoE) in its meeting in Islamabad has reviewed the implementation status of the cabinet decisions on the energy sector. The meeting was chaired by Minister for Planning and Development Asad...