COVID-19 claims 15 more patients, infects 694 others

Karachi, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):As many as 15 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 5,512 and 694 new cases emerged when 16,120 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Saturday. He added that 15 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 5,512 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Mr. SRead More…

Chief of the Naval Staff addresses at Pakistan Navy War College Lahore

Lahore, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi visited Pakistan Navy War College Lahore and addressed the course participants of 50th PN Staff Course. On his arrival, the Naval Chief was received by Commandant PN War College Rear Admiral Muhammad Zubair Shafique.
While addressing the course participants, Chief of the Naval Staff dilated upon evolving geo-strategic milieu anRead More…

Kashmiris struggle for freedom, not revival of article-370: AJK President

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):The AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that the Indian rulers had been using articles 370 and 35-A of their constitution as a tool to validate their unlawful occupation of Kashmiri, and feeling no further need, they have now repealed both these articles.
Addressing a webinar under the auspices of the Department of International Relations of Islamia University Bahawalpur, he saRead More…

Government developing road infrastructure in Balochistan: Asim

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chairman CPEC Authority, Asim Saleem Bajwa says development of road infrastructure in Balochistan is key priority of the government to improve Gwadar port’s connectivity with other parts of the country.
Briefing media persons in Hoshab on Saturday, he said Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Gwadar on Monday to review progress on the CPEC related projects. Asim Saleem Bajwa said wRead More…

Government to ensure sustainable economic growth by achieving all targets: Farrukh

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib says the government will ensure all-inclusive sustainable economic growth in this financial year by achieving all targets set for different sectors of national economy. In a tweet today, he said the coronavirus pandemic rattled economies across the globe, but it was the leadership and prudent policies of Prime Minister Read More…

PIA flights increased to facilitate overseas Pakistanis: Fawad

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says the number of PIA flights has been increased significantly on the direction of Prime Minister Imran Khan to facilitate overseas Pakistanis. In a tweet on Saturday, he said overseas Pakistanis were facing difficulties due to the schedule of PIA flights for some days. However, he said the issue has been resolved by ARead More…

Pakistan calls for supporting middle-income countries in achieving SDGs

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has called for urgent international support to enable middle-income countries deal with the challenges obstructing them in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. The proposal was put forth by acting Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations, Aamir Khan, while addressing a high-level meeting convened by President of UN General Assembly, Volkan Bozkir, uRead More…

NAB recovers Rs 33 billion in fake accounts case against Asif Ali Zardari: Fawad

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has said that National Accountability Bureau has so far recovered thirty three billion rupees in the fake accounts case against Asif Ali Zardari. In a tweet on Saturday, he said the actual case is of around five thousand billion rupees. Information Minister said this shows the level of corruption carried out in the coRead More…

Government providing equal employment opportunities to women: Dar

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs, Usman Dar says the government is providing equal employment opportunities to women under its Kamyab Jawan Program to make them self-sufficient. In a tweet on Saturday, he said the scope of Kamyab Jawan Program has been extended to remote areas and the government has expedited payment process across the four provinces and GilgiRead More…

Nigeria lauds role of Pakistani armed forces for their support to combat terrorism in Nigeria

Islamabad, July 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari has appreciated and thanked Pakistan and its Armed Forces for their consistent support to Nigeria in its war against terrorism. According to ISPR, the Nigerian President expressed these views while talking to Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza, who called on him today. Nigerian President conveyed his feelings of high estRead More…