COVID-19 claims 6 more patients, infects 829 others

Karachi, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 6 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,699 and 829 new cases emerged when 10,571 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that 6 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 3,699 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate.
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Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, January 10, 2021 (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 15900 cusecs and Outflows 13600 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 7600 cusecs and Outflows 7600 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 10900 cusecs and Outflows 5000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 17000 cuRead More…

Weather Forecast

Islamabad, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation
Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country.
Sunday
Dense fog is likely in plain areas of Punjab. Partly cloudy weather is expected in Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan. Cold and dry weather is likely to prevail over other parts of the country while very cold in upper areas and north Balochistan.
Monday
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Prime Minister appreciates performance of Federal Board of Revenue

Islamabad, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan was told Sunday that tax receipts had surpassed Rs 2205 billion during first six months of current fiscal, manifesting the fruition of government’s taxation reforms. Chairing a meeting to review the tax reforms, the Prime Minister was briefed that owing to tax reforms, a growth in number of taxpayers had been witnessed. Federal Minister Abdul Hafeez ShRead More…

Namaz e Janaza of sepoy Naseer Shaheed was offered at his native town in Haripur

Rawalpindi, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Namaz e Janaza of sepoy Naseer Shaheed was offered at his native town in Haripur. A large number of people from all walks of life attended Namaz e Janaza. Shaheed was buried with full military honour. Sepoy Naseer embraced shahadat during an IBO on terrorist hideout in Kani Roga, Doga Macha, NWD. Two terrorists were killed in subject IBO.
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Indian army troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation in Baroh and Khanjar Sectors along LOC deliberately targeting civil population with Mortars and automatics

Rawalpindi, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Indian army troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation in Baroh and Khanjar Sectors along LOC deliberately targeting civil population with Mortars and automatics. Due to Indian army indiscriminate fire, two elderly citizens of same family sustained injuries. The injured have been evacuated to nearby hospital for necessary medical treatment. These are first two civilians cRead More…

Rare species in Karakoram National Park will be protected: PM

Islamabad, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has once against expressed his commitment that rare species in the Karakoram National Park will be protected. In a tweet tonight, he shared a video of a Himalayan Brown Bear walking in the snow. The Prime Minister said that these species also include Snow Leopard and magnificent Marco Polo sheep.
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Interior Minister directs Islamabad Police to ensure law, order situation in federal capital

Islamabad, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad has directed Islamabad Police to ensure law and order situation in the federal capital saying that professional failure and corrupt practices will not be tolerated. He was talking to newly appointed Inspector General of federal capital’s Police Qazi Jameel-ur-Rehman in Islamabad today (Sunday). The meeting discussed the law and order siRead More…

India backing ISIS in region to spread chaos in Pakistan: PM

Islamabad, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has said India is backing ISIS in the region to spread chaos in Pakistan by fanning sectarianism. Interacting with digital media publishers and broadcasters in Islamabad today (Sunday), he said Pakistan’s security agencies successfully pre-empted Indian plots to fan sectarianism.
Imran Khan said it is unfortunate that terrorists targeted Hazara worRead More…

Green Line Bus Project to be operational from August of this year: Asad

Islamabad, January 10, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said the promises made by the federal government to the people of Karachi are being fulfilled as the implementation work under the Karachi Transformation Plan has been started.
He was talking to newsmen in Karachi today (Sunday) after receiving the 50 modern fire fighting vehicles and two water-boats at Karachi Port Trust importRead More…