COVID-19 claims 20 more patients, infects 2,549 others

Karachi, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):As many as 20 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 6,021 and 2,549 new cases emerged when 18,618 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that 20 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 6,021 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. MrRead More…

Govt modernizing agriculture sector by introducing latest technology: Fakhar Imam

Islamabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Federal Minister for Food and Security Syed Fakhar Imam has said the government is introducing reforms in the agriculture sector to modernize it by incorporating latest technology to meet the challenges. In a statement issued in Kabir Wala, he said a comprehensive policy is being formulated for the enhancement of agriculture industry in the Country. The Minister said the governRead More…

Pakistan Navy and Maritime Security Agency conducted a joint operation to rescue the crew of MV SUVARI H

Karachi, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency conducted a joint operation at 180 Nautical Miles South of Karachi and rescued crew of MV SUVARI H. The operation was carried out in the exclusive economic zone of Pakistani sea in which the cargo ship sank due to strong winds and tide. Emergency messages were sent by the crew before sinking, the messages were received by a nearby Read More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, August 01, 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 334700 cusecs and Outflows 240800 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 73200 cusecs and Outflows 73200 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 58000 cusecs and Outflows 10000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 1Read More…

Masood thanks MEPs for raising the issue of rights abuses in IIOJK

Muzaffarabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Welcoming the letter from the members of the European Parliament to the European Commission and the Foreign Minister of the European Union on the serious human rights situation in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, AJK President, Sardar Masood Khan said that India can no longer hide its crimes from the international community. Commenting on a joint letter written by sixteen MembersRead More…

One-Window Ehsaas Policy approved: Sania Nishtar

Islamabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant on Poverty Alleviation Dr Sania Nishtar says the Prime minister has approved the One-Window Ehsaas Policy. In a statement, she said the policy is aimed to deliver services through a single window, a one-stop shop. Dr Sania Nishtar said it will also address issues in social protection programs. The policy entails six sets of actions including Ehsaas Physical CeRead More…

Pakistan hopeful that India after assuming UNSC Presidency would abide by rules and norms

Islamabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has expressed the hope that India after assuming Presidency of United Nations Security Council would abide by the relevant rules and norms governing the global body and implement resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir. The Foreign Office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhry, in a statement, said as India assumes this role for the current month, we would also like to once again reRead More…

Establishment of peace in region, top priority of Pakistan: Foreign Minister

Islamabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said establishment of peace in the region is the top priority of Pakistan. In a statement issued in Multan today, he said India is playing the role of spoiler and wants to sabotage the peace in the region. Foreign Minister said Prime Minister Imran Khan is playing the role of ambassador of Kashmir, Palestine and entire Muslim Ummah as PakiRead More…

India’s act of pressurizing Gibbs for not playing KPL, regrettable: Fawad

Islamabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says pressurizing South African batsman Herschelle Gibbs for not playing in Kashmir Premier League by Board of Control for Cricket in India is regrettable. In a statement today (Sunday), he said we condemn dragging sports to politics. He said freedom movement in Kashmir will not be affected by pressurizing HerschelleRead More…

Farrukh lauds WPR report for declaring Pakistan as cheapest country

Islamabad, August 01, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib has commended World Population Review (WPR) report for declaring Pakistan as the cheapest country in terms of living expenses. In a tweet on Sunday, he d the annual report of World Population Review on Cost of Living Worldwide. The report said that Pakistan emerged as the with a cost of living index of 18.58 having 2Read More…