Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar, in order to monitor the lockdown situation in the provincial metropolis, visits different areas of Lahore without any protocol

Lahore, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar, in order to monitor the lockdown situation in the provincial metropolis, visited different areas of Lahore without any protocol. The Chief Minister expressed satisfaction over the complete implementation on lockdown and thanked the trader community for their cooperation. Usman Buzdar also lauded the services of the administration, police, army Read More…

Managing Director PBM, Malik Zaheer Abbas Khokhar visits Women Empowerment Centre

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): Managing Director Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (PBM) has said that country’s prosperity and uplift is directly related to women’s participation in different spheres of life. He was addressing the Cheque and Sewing Machine Distribution Ceremony among the trainees of Women Empowerment Centre (WEC) of PBM here in Dhoke Paracha. While paying tribute to the working women, Managing Director PBRead More…

FBR extends the date of payment and submission of sales tax and fed return

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of payment and submission of Sales Tax and Federal Excise Return for the Tax Period of April, 2021 under Section 74 of the Sales Tax Act, 1990 and Section 43 of the Federal Excise Act, 2005. In its letter to all Chief Commissioners IR, FBR has informed about the extension in date of payment of Sales Tax and FED up to 18-5-2021 whicRead More…

MNA Riaz Fatyana chairs 49th meeting of the Standing Committee on Law and Justice

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): 49th meeting of the Standing Committee on Law and Justice was held today under the Chairmanship of Mr. Riaz Fatyana, MNA at 02:00 P.M. in Committee Room No. 7, (4th Floor), Parliament House, Islamabad. The meeting started with recitation from the Holy Quran then, the Committee decided to proceed with the agenda.
The Committee considered the Bill, The Anti-Rape (Investigation and TraiRead More…

54 terminated ex-employees of NHA be considered for fresh appointment in next recruitment, Standing Committee

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): 54 terminated ex-employees of National Highway Authority (NHA) be considered for fresh appointment in next recruitment and the plots of I-15 may be handed over to the allottees by December, 2021. These directions were given by the Standing Committee on Government Assurances in its meeting held on 6th May 2021. The meeting was held in the Parliament House and presided over by its ChaiRead More…

Islamabad to be made model of facilitation for persons with disabilities: NA speaker

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): while inaugurating facilities for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in Faisal Mosque today, the Speaker National Assembly remarked that facilitating the PWDs is our National and religious responsibility. He also said that socio-Economic inclusion of PWDs can make them productive part of society. While addressing the participants, Speaker Asad Qaiser said PWDs have lot of potential andRead More…

President directs to prepare prototype of EVM

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has asked the concerned stakeholders to prepare a prototype of Electronic Voting Machine for presentation to the Federal Cabinet. Chairing a meeting in Islamabad on Thursday, he said the prototype will also be presented to the members of the National Assembly.
The President underlined the need for expediting the I-Voting process for overseas Pakistanis enablingRead More…

FM calls for greater cooperation amongst members of OIC to combat Islamophobia

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has emphasized the need for greater cooperation amongst the members of OIC to combat Islamophobia. In a telephonic conversation with his Indonesian counterpart Retno Marsudi, the Foreign Minister said the OIC should work together for making the international community understand the deep-rooted love and devotion of all Muslims for the Holy PropheRead More…

FM calls for greater cooperation amongst members of OIC to combat Islamophobia

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has emphasized the need for greater cooperation amongst the members of OIC to combat Islamophobia. In a telephonic conversation with his Indonesian counterpart Retno Marsudi, the Foreign Minister said the OIC should work together for making the international community understand the deep-rooted love and devotion of all Muslims for the Holy PropheRead More…

President authorizes Sessions Courts’ to hear rape cases

Islamabad, May 06, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr. Arif Alvi has authorized Sessions Courts’ to hear rape cases under Anti-Rape (Investigation and Trial) Ordinance. The President gave this approval today till the establishment of special courts across the country to hear rape cases. Dr Arif Alvi also approved appointment of two additional judges in Balochistan high court and thirteen others in Lahore High Court. TRead More…