COVID-19 claims 16 more patients, infects 976 others

Karachi, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 16 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 4,742 and 976 new cases emerged when 14,486 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that 16 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 4,742 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate.
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Pakistan Navy Ship SAIF participated in Naval Drills with US and Canada

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy ships are regularly deployed for PN’s initiative of Regional Maritime Security Patrol to ensure maritime security in Indian Ocean Region. In addition, as part of CTF-150, PNS SAIF participated in Focused Operation CHINOOK ARCHER along with ships and aircrafts of United States and Canada. The exercise was aimed at impacting narcotic smuggling trade along the hash highwRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, May 09, 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 60100 cusecs and Outflows 45000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 37700 cusecs and Outflows 37700 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 53900 cusecs and Outflows 50000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 22600 cusRead More…

National economy stabilizing after passing through difficult times: PM

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan says the country’s economy is being stabilized as it has passed through the most difficult times with consistent strengthening of its reserves. Addressing a gathering of Pakistani community in a ceremony held in Jeddah in connection with Roshan Digital Account, the Prime Minister said due to his government’s efforts for Naya Pakistan, the country is righRead More…

PM calls upon int’l community to show common resolve against intolerance on basis of religion

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has called upon the international community to show a common resolve against intolerance and incitement to violence on the basis of religion.
Talking to Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Dr. Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen in Makkah today (Sunday), he urged the international community to work together for inter-faith harmony and peaceful coRead More…

PM, Saudi Crown Prince agree to further augment cooperation

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have expressed satisfaction at existing cooperation in bilateral military and security relations, and agreed to further augment collaboration and cooperation to achieve mutually agreed goals. According to the joint statement issued about the Prime Minister’s three-day official visit to Saudi Arabia, which is conclRead More…

Prime Minister invites Imams of Haramain to visit Pakistan

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has invited Imams of Haramain to visit Pakistan Imam-e-Kaaba Al-Shaikh Abdur Rahman Al Sudais, with a group of other Imams of Masjid Al Haram, called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Makkah today (Sunday).
The other members of the group included Shaikh Shuraim, Shaikh Sa’ad Shatri and Shaikh Saleh Humaid. The Prime Minister paid rich tribute to the CustRead More…

FM urges Muslim countries for efforts against Islamophobia

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has urged the Muslim countries to lodge joint efforts from the platform of Organization of Islamic Cooperation against the rising trend of Islamophobia.
In a statement, he said blasphemous acts against Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad Sallallaho Alaihe Wa Sallam Khatim-un-Nabiyeen cannot be tolerated. Shah Mahmood Qureshi said in light of Prime MinisRead More…

Saudi FM appreciates Pakistan’s role in countering Islamophobia

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud has called for global dialogue amongst the international community to face the challenge of Islamophobia. In an interview with Pakistan Television, he said Saudi Arabia and Pakistan are jointly working on various challenges being faced by the Ummah, including Islamophobia.
Appreciating Pakistan’s role in countering IslamopRead More…

President, PM condemn Israeli forces’ attack on Palestinians

Islamabad, May 09, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has strongly condemned the continuous apartheid being carried out against unarmed Palestinians. In a tweet today (Sunday), he said the atrocious attack on peaceful praying Muslims in Palestine is given the usual media spin of ‘clashes’. The President asked the Palestinian brothers not to lose hope.
He said time is near when international politics will be baRead More…