Malir Expressway to ease traffic congestion: Nasir Hussain Shah

Karachi, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Information, Local Government, Forests and Religious Affairs Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that Malir Expressway was an important project which would not only ease the traffic congestion of city but also accelerate the pace development in Malir and surrounding areas adding that directives has been issued to address the concerns of residents of Malir.
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COVID-19 claims 14 more patients, infects 1,505 others

Karachi, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 14 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,693 and 1,505 new cases emerged when 14,572 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Saturday. He added that 14 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 3,693 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate.Read More…

Government putting best efforts to go after elements trying to fan sectarian strife: Prime Minster

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has assured the Hazara Community to provide them full protection and track down those behind the gruesome Machh incident. Interacting with the bereaved families of the martyrs of Machh incident in Quetta on Saturday, he said the federal and provincial governments will play their part in this regard.
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Pakistan’s exports to UK increased by $1 billion in first six months of current fiscal year

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Adviser on Commerce Razaq Dawood has said Pakistan’s exports to the UK crossed one billion dollars mark in the first six months of current fiscal year. In his tweets on Saturday, he said the exports to UK grew by twenty one percent to 1,029 million as compared to 852 million during the corresponding period last year. The Adviser encouraged the exporters to put in efforts toRead More…

Prime Minister reviews law and order situation in Balochistan

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is in Quetta on a day-long visit to the city, has chaired a high level meeting regarding Machh tragedy and law and order situation in Balochistan. The meeting was attended amongst others by Governor Balochistan Amanullah Khan Yasinzai, Chief Minister Jam Kamal, Federal Ministers, Sheikh Rashid Ahmad, Syed Ali Zaidi Ali Amin Gandapur, Special AssistaRead More…

Pakistan rejects India’s ‘malicious’ statement linking UN-designated individual with FATF

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has categorically rejected malicious statement by Indian Ministry of External Affairs regarding conviction of an UN-designated individual by an Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan. In a statement on Saturday, the foreign office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri said that India has no locus standi to comment on the independent judicial mechanisms of Pakistan. In this regardRead More…

Pakistan gifts Sudan essential relief items as goodwill gesture

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): In a goodwill gesture and solidarity with people of Sudan, Pakistan has sent a special C-130 plane carrying essential emergency relief supplies. Commissioner General for Humanitarian Aid of Sudan, who received the supplies, expressed gratitude to Pakistan for its support and friendly gesture.
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Funeral prayer of shuhada of Machh incident offered in Quetta

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Funeral prayer of the shuhada of Mach incident was offered at Hazara graveyard in Quetta today.
Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari, Federal Minister, Ali Zaidi, Provincial Ministers and leaders of different political parties and a large number of people attended the funeral prayers.
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Balochistan Governor, CM discuss overall situation with PM

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Governor Balochistan Amanullah Khan Yasinzai and Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan held a meeting with the Prime Minister. Commander Southern Command, Lt. General Sarfraz Ali was also present on the occasion. Earlier, Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Quetta today (Saturday) on a day-long visit to the city. Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan, Provincial Ministers and other Read More…

Every Pakistani has a deep sense of commitment to the cause of Kashmir: Ambassador Munir Akram

Islamabad, January 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): “The Kashmir dispute is not just a territorial dispute. It is a dispute, which involves the people of Kashmir. It is a dispute about the soul of the people of Kashmir. Indeed, for all intents and purposes, in terms of our culture, faith, our history, our civilization, the people of Kashmir and the people of Pakistan are one and the same. Every Pakistani has a deep sense of commRead More…