Pakistan attains economic growth whereas world impacted negatively by Coronavirus: Fawad

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has said that Pakistan attained economic growth despite the fact that the entire world is negatively impacted with the Coronavirus pandemic. Talking to the media after attending the Pakistan International Film Festival in Karachi, he said for the first time the Federal budget was warmly welcomed because it was pro-poorRead More…

Eight outlaws held, valuable and weapons recovered

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Islamabad police arrested eight outlaws and recovered stolen valuables, wine and weapons, a police spokesman said. Under the direction of SSP (Operations) Dr.Syed Mustafa Tanweer, the police launched a crackdown against criminals and drug peddlers at different localities of the district. Following his directions, Golra police arrested accused Waris Ali and recovered stolen valuables.Read More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, June 13, 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 225500 cusecs and Outflows 130000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 78500 cusecs and Outflows 78500 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 78700 cusecs and Outflows 15000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 67100 cRead More…

210 criminals held during last week, looted items worth millions of rupees recovered

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Senior-Superintendent of Police (Operations) Dr Syed Mustafa Tanweer said that, Islamabad Police, during last week accelerated its efforts against criminals and arrested 210 outlaws with huge recovery of looted items worth Rs 5.6 million. Following directions of Inspector General of Police Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman and Deputy Inspector General of Police (Operations) Afzaal AhmadRead More…

IG Punjab took notice on harassment and illegal arrest of private restaurant employees in Lahore

Lahore, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Inspector General of Police Punjab Inam Ghani has said that Punjab Police is a disciplined force in which there is no place for officers and personnel to exceed authority or take law into their own hands. He took notice of the incident of harassment and illegal arrest of employees of a private restaurant in Lahore and also issued orders to suspend all officials involved in the incident,Read More…

Federal Govt provided additional 500MW electricity to Karachi: Fawad

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry says 1600 to 1800 billion rupees have been provided to Sindh government during the last three years and 27 percent more budget will be provided in the next fiscal year. Talking to media persons in Karachi on Sunday, he said federal government provided additional 500 Megawatt electricity to Karachi which resulted in less load shRead More…

Corona claims 56 more lives in country during last 24 hours

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Fifty-six more deaths due to Coronavirus and 1,239 new positive cases of the infection have been reported in the country during the last twenty-four hours. According to the National Command and Operation Centre, 36,368 tests were conducted in a day while positivity ratio remained at three point four zero percent.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and BroadcastingRead More…

WAPDA power houses supplying 5,800MW to national grid during off-peak hours

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) says its all power houses are supplying 5,800 Megawatt to the national grid during off-peak hours. The spokesperson of the Authority in a statement said all power houses including Tarbela are working as per their routine and are generating electricity according to water discharges. He said currently, Tarbela is supply 2,932 MW to the NatiRead More…

UNICEF will continue to support Pakistan to respond to pandemic

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):The United Nations Children’s Fund says it will continue to support the government of Pakistan to respond to the pandemic and to build more resilient health and education systems that can reach every child. The assurance was given by the UNICEF Regional Director for South Asia, George Laryea-Adjei, on the conclusion of his first official visit to Pakistan.
He said the COVID-19 relaRead More…

Pakistani family killed in premeditated truck attack in Canada laid to rest

Islamabad, June 13, 2021 (PPI-OT):The Pakistani family which was rammed and killed in Canadian city of London last Sunday was laid to rest amid touching scenes. According to a press release issued by the Pakistan High Commission in Canada, a large number of local Muslim community, Pakistani Diaspora including Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Canada, Raza Bashir Tarar and Consul General in Toronto Abdul Hameed atRead More…