National Command and Operation Centre decides to reduce inbound international travel

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): The National Command and Operation Centre has decided to reduce inbound international travel from 5th May to 20th May in view of prevailing global and regional disease trends. A statement issued by the NCOC said that international flights to Pakistan will be reduced to 20 percent during this period. Meanwhile, the Civil Aviation Authority has said that the aircraft operations shall bRead More…

National Command and Operation Centre decides to reduce inbound international travel

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): The National Command and Operation Centre has decided to reduce inbound international travel from 5th May to 20th May in view of prevailing global and regional disease trends. A statement issued by the NCOC said that international flights to Pakistan will be reduced to 20 percent during this period. Meanwhile, the Civil Aviation Authority has said that the aircraft operations shall bRead More…

President asks Ulema to ensure SOPs in mosques

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi has asked the Ulema to ensure Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in mosques as we need to demonstrate the discipline like a responsible nation against COVID-19. Talking to Mohtamim of Wafaq-ul-Madaris Qari Hanif Jalandhri and Allama Sajid Naqvi on telephone, the President appealed them to observe all SOPs during Ramadan. He asked the Ulema to stress the peopRead More…

COVID-19 claims nine more patients, infects 888 others

Karachi, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as nine more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 4,667 and 888 new cases emerged when 16,469 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that nine more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 4,667 that constituted 1.7 percent death rate. Mr.Read More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, May 02, 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 36500 cusecs and Outflows 35000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 33200 cusecs and Outflows 33200 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 51200 cusecs and Outflows 55000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 16700 cusRead More…

PM urges people specifically shopkeepers to observe SOPs against COVID-19

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has made surprise visit of different localities of the federal capital to inspect the business activities, implementation of anti-COVID standard operating procedures as well as development works. Imran Khan urged the people specifically shopkeepers to observe Standard operating procedures against COVID-19 to contain the virus. The Prime Minister personally dRead More…

Prime Minister Imran khan directs to focus on development projects in next fiscal budget

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran khan has directed that development projects should be focused in next fiscal budget and special attention should be paid for reduction of the inflation ratio. Chairing a meeting regarding next fiscal budget and to review economic situation in Islamabad today (Sunday), he said that all development projects should be finalized keeping in view the public needs.
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Fawad regrets escaping tactic of PML-N from talks on electoral reforms

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has regretted the escaping tactic of PML-N from talks on electoral reforms. In a tweet on Sunday, the Minister said leaving the process on Election Commission shows that PML N has neither understanding of system nor they have interest in electoral reforms. Fawad Chaudhry said why a party will talk for electoral reforms Read More…

Eastbay Expressway Gwadar to be completed in October: Asim Bajwa

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chairman China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Asim Saleem Bajwa has said the work on the Eastbay Expressway Gwadar project is in final stage and it would be completed by October this year. In a tweet, he said the 14.5 kilometers offshore expressway has already been completed while the remaining 4.5 KM onshore road is under construction and 92 percent of work has been comRead More…

Coronavirus claims 113 more lives in country

Islamabad, May 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): One hundred and thirteen more people died of Coronavirus infection across the country during the last 24 hours. According to latest statistics issued by the National Command and Operation Centre, 4,414 new positive cases were reported in the country after conducting the tests of 45,275 people during the same period. The positivity ratio remained nine point seven four percent.
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