Covid claims 13 more lives in Sindh, infects 1,102 others

Karachi, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that 13 more patients of COVID-19 died overnight in Sindh, lifting the death toll to 2,829 and 1,102 new cases emerged when 11,439 samples were tested. In a statement issued here from CM House on Sunday, he said that 13 more patients of Coronavirus lost their lives while struggling against the virus, lifting the death toll to 2,829Read More…

Pakistan Navy Ship ZULFIQUAR visits the Port of Aqaba, Jordan

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy Ship ZULFIQUAR (with embarked helicopter) visited the Port of Aqaba, Jordan, as part of Pakistan Navy overseas deployment to Mediterranean/ Red Sea. Upon arrival, ship was received by Defence Attaché (Pakistan) Amman and the Royal Jordanian Naval Force (RJNF) Liaison Officer.
During stay at port, Commanding Officer PNS ZULFIQUAR called on senior Jordanian Navy andRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, November 22, 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 25700 cusecs and Outflows 70000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 9600 cusecs and Outflows 9600 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 6800 cusecs and Outflows 25000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 6800 cuRead More…

Weather Forecast

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation
A westerly wave is present over western and upper parts of the county.
Sunday
Partly cloudy weather is expected in most upper/central parts of the country. However, rain (snowfall over hills) is likely to occur in Potohar region, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir.
Monday
Cloudy weather is expected in most upper/central parts of the countryRead More…

Government taking some hard decisions for bright future of country: Information Minister

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz says the government is taking some hard decisions for the bright future of the country and its people. Talking to a private news channel, he said the government is well aware about inflation and is making all out efforts to reduce prices of essential commodities. The Information Minister said the previous governments are resRead More…

Afghan Peace Process has entered into its final stage: Qureshi

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent visit to Afghanistan was very successful. Talking to various delegations in Multan, he said Pakistan is trying its best for peace in Afghanistan and stability in the whole region. The Foreign Minister said the Afghan Peace Process has entered into its final stage and the talks in this regard are in pRead More…

Indian Charge d’Affaires summoned to convey Pakistan’s categorical rejection of groundless allegations by India

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Indian Charge d’Affaires was summoned to Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad to categorically reject the completely groundless allegations by Prime Minister of India and Indian Ministry of External Affairs against Pakistan. In their statements, they sought to mischievously implicate Pakistan in some alleged planned attack in Nagrota in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu Read More…

Asad Umar urges Sindh Govt must utilize Rs700b allocated for Karachi

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has urged Sindh government to utilize the 700 billion rupees allocated in the provincial budget for projects in Karachi. He was talking to media in Karachi, after unveiling the plaque to commemorate the ground breaking of BRT Common Corridor from Taj Medical Complex to Municipal Park along M.A. Jinnah Road. Asad Umar said the GreenRead More…

Pakistan reports 2,665 new COVID-19 cases, 59 deaths in last 24 hours

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): 2,665 new Coronavirus cases and 59 more deaths due to virus infection were reported in the country during the last 24 hours. The death toll in the country has now reached 7,662 while active cases are now 36,683. 329,828 patients stand recovered from the disease.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet BlocRead More…

Virtual meeting of Education Ministers of all provinces to be held tomorrow

Islamabad, November 22, 2020 (PPI-OT): The virtual meeting of Education Ministers of all provinces will be held on Monday with Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood in the chair. The meeting will discuss spike in Coronavirus cases in the country and time frame of winter vacation for schools and colleges.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor,Read More…