Sindh Chief Minister says COVID-19 claims four more lives in Sindh

Karachi, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said in a statement on Sunday that four more coronavirus patients had died overnight in Sindh province with 480 new cases. He said that the death toll from the virus in the province had reached 2,631 that constituted 1.8 percent death ratio. The chief minister said that 11,313 tests were conducted against which 480 new cases emerged that conRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:
Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 28400 cusecs and Outflows 38000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 4500 cusecs and Outflows 4500 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 5200 cusecs and Outflows 30000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 7800 cusRead More…

Weather Forecast

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):
Synoptic Situation
Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country.
Mainly dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country, while cold in northern areas. However, partly cloudy weather with isolated light rain-thunderstorm is expected in Kashmir and adjoining hilly areas.
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PM Imran reiterates that leaders of Muslim world must take lead in breaking cycle of hate against Muslims

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated that leaders of the Muslim world must take the lead in breaking the cycle of hate and extremism against the Muslims. He made these remarks during his telephonic conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Both the leaders shared concerns on the rising tide of Islamophobia in the Western world particularly in Europe.
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Third phase of Umrah resumption begins from today

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):The third phase of Umrah pilgrimage resumption for Muslims belonging to foreign countries is starting from today (Sunday). The Saudi Arabia government has announced fresh measures for the Umrah pilgrimage, which was suspended for six months due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The barricade placed around the Kaaba and the holy Black Stone will remain in its place and visitors will beRead More…

73rd Independence Day of Gilgit Baltistan being celebrated

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):The 73rd Independence Day of Gilgit Baltistan is being celebrated with traditional zeal and fervour today (Sunday). It was on this day in 1947, when people of Gilgit Baltistan led by Gilgit Scouts stood against Dogra Governor, Brigadier Ghansara Singh and arrested him. They also announced liberation of Gilgit-Baltistan from Dogra rule and hoisted national flag of Pakistan.
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NCOC directs to spearhead stringent enforcement of SOPs

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):The National Command and Operation Center has directed the quarters concerned to spearhead stringent enforcement of Standard Operating Procedures and mass mobilization adherence to safety guidelines in the wake of surge in coronavirus cases. The NCOC which met in Islamabad took a detailed review of epidemic curve chart data, prevailing positivity ratio of COVID-19, micro and smarRead More…

Pakistan came into being on ideological basis: Shibli Faraz

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Senator Shibli Faraz has said that the state will establish its writ if the leaders of PML-N will continue to stand by their anti-state statement. Talking to a private news channel, he termed the anti-Pakistan statement of PML-N leader Ayaz Sadiq as baseless and against the ground reality. He advised the PML-N leadership to disassociate Read More…

314,555 patients recovered from coronavirus in Pakistan

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):977 more people tested Covid positive after the tests of 27,665 over the last twenty-four hours. According to the latest statistics, the virus claimed lives of 17 more people during the last twenty-four hours. The figure of patients recovered from the virus has reached 314,555. There are now 12,592 active cases in the country.
For more information, contact:
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PM to attend Gilgit-Baltistan Azadi Parade today

Islamabad, November 01, 2020 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan will attend the Gilgit-Baltistan Azadi Parade in Gilgit on Sunday and will also address on the occasion. The Prime Minister will visit Astore National Park. He will also visit Diamer-Bhasha Dam and review the ongoing work there.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. SRead More…