Multan police arrested seven proclaimed offenders in crackdown

MULTAN: Multan police claimed to have arrested seven proclaimed offenders (POs) who were wanted in serious crime offences during crackdown launched here Friday. Police spokesman said, action was initiated in jurisdiction of different police stations including Police Station Qureshi, Shah Jamal and Daera Din Panah. Arrested accused were identified as Muhammed Zafar, Muhammed Ashraf, Abdustar, Abdul Razzaq, Ejaz HRead More…

Anti-polio campaign kicks off in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: A seven-day anti-polio drive started in the provincial metropolis on Friday under the supervision of district administration to inoculate 740726 children, aged below five years, in Peshawar and its adjoining areas. In this connection, Deputy Commissioner (DC), Khalid Mahmood has chaired a meeting and the officers of district administration, the representatives of health, and other concerned departmentsRead More…

FESCO team arrested five power pilferers

SARGODHA: Police arrested five people on the charges of stealing electricity and meter tampering from Rawana village here. Police said on Friday that the FESCO task force along with police raided at Rawana village and surroundings areas and detained five people – Mumtaz, Shahmshad, Tahir, Asif and Arshad over stealing electricity from main transmission lines. Cases were registered against the accused. Read More…

SBP launches gender mainstreaming policy

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Friday that it had launched a gender mainstreaming policy titled “Banking on Equality: Reducing the Gender Gap in Financial Inclusion”, which aims to reduce the gender gap in financial inclusion and improve women’s access to financial services. The policy was unveiled today by the Honorable President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi in an event at Aiwan-e-Sadr. In hisRead More…

Huawei releases multiple smart office devices

KARACHI: At the new smart office product launch event, Huawei released several new products, including the HUAWEI MateBook 13s, MateBook 14s, HUAWEI MateStation X desktop PC, HUAWEI MateView GT 27 monitor and HUAWEI PixLab X1 printer. It also announced that the number of users who have upgraded their devices to HarmonyOS 2 has passed the 100 million mark. “This is an exciting milestone and we are grateful to ourRead More…

Levies force arrests drug peddler

KECH: Levies force claimed to have arrested a drug peddler in an operation conducted in Kalatak area of district Kech in Balochistan province on Friday. Following the directions of Deputy Commissioner Kech and Assistant Commissioner Turbat, Aqeel Karim, a team of the levies force Katalak apprehended an alleged drug peddler namely Muhammad, son of Mehrab, a resident of Balucha Tump in an operation conducted in KaRead More…

Balochistan reshuffles Deputy Commissioners

QUETTA: Government of Balochistan has reshuffled Deputy Commissioners of the province with immediate effect. According to government information received on Friday, Shafqat Anwar Shahwani (BCS/BS-18), Deputy Commissioner, Washuk, has been transferred and posted as Deputy Commissioner, Chagai vice Agha Sher Zaman. Agha Sher Zaman (PAS/BS-18), Deputy Commissioner, Chagai, has been transferred and directed to reporRead More…

BAP leader calls for opening Pak-Iran border in District Chagai

DALBANDIN: Mir Asfand Yar Khan Muhammadzai, District President, Balochistan Awami Party (BAP), District Chagai has called on authorities to open Pak-Iran bordering points at Rajey, Gwalsstab and other areas in district Chagai of Balochistan province; otherwise, residents of bordering areas would block Pak-Iran main highway. In a statement issued here on Friday, he said that Iranian authorities closed only zero pRead More…

Non-customs-paid foreign goods seized near Drabun

SHERANI: Drabun police claimed to have seized non-customs-paid foreign goods in Drabun area of District Sherani in Balochistan province on Friday. The seized items were accordingly handed over to the authorities of Collectorate of Customs, Balochistan. According to detail, Drabun police intercepted a suspicious truck coming from Zhob. Upon searching, 171 kilo Chinese salt, 25 kilo dried Iranian milk and other foRead More…

Call to register FIR against doctors attacking paramedical staff

QUETTA: Abdul Salam Zehri, leader of Balochistan Paramedical Staff Association, Balochistan has called on authorities to take strict action in accordance with law against those doctors involved in attacking paramedical staff of SPH, Quetta, withdraw FIR lodged against paramedics of Sandeman Provincial Hospital, reinstate the services of Haji Shafa Mengal and transfer the incumbent Medical Superintendent, Sandeman PRead More…