COVID-19 claims 12 more patients, infects 650 others 

Karachi, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):As many as 12 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 7,270 and 650 new cases emerged when 16,277 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that 12 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 7,270 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. MrRead More…

Naval Chief attends 24th International Sea Power Symposium in USA

Islamabad, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi was on an official visit to USA to attend 24th International Sea Power Symposium 2021. During the visit, the Naval Chief also had one-on-one meeting with Naval Leadership of various countries.
The International Sea Power Symposium is organized biennially at USA Naval War College Newport. The Forum offers a unique opportRead More…

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to launch indiscriminate crackdown against the criminals and their gangs in Taunsa, DG Khan and tribal areas 

Lahore, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to launch indiscriminate crackdown against the criminals and their gangs in Taunsa, DG Khan and tribal areas. The Chief Minister directed to adopt special measures for improving the law and order situation. The chief minister took notice of the death of a citizen namely Sana Ullah near Taunsa due to the firing of dacoits and soRead More…

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has welcomed PML-N member Punjab Assembly Azhar Abbas Chandia to join PTI from Muzaffargarh and termed it a good omen 

Lahore, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has welcomed PML-N member Punjab Assembly Azhar Abbas Chandia to join PTI from Muzaffargarh and termed it a good omen. The Chief Minister said joining of Azhar Abbas will further strengthen PTI in Southern Punjab adding that Azhar Abbas Chandia’s announcement to join the PTI is a major political setback for the opposition party.
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Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to launch an effective anti-dengue campaign throughout the province

Lahore, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to launch an effective anti-dengue campaign throughout the province and asked the concerned departments and agencies to perform their duties in an active manner in this regard. The chief minister further directed that 100 percent implementation on the anti-dengue plan should be ensured.
He warned that no negligence would be tolRead More…

Multinational Exercise Bright Star 2021 conducted at Mohamed Naguib Military Base, Egypt

Rawalpindi, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Multinational Exercise Bright Star 2021 conducted at Mohamed Naguib Military Base, Egypt with 20 participant countries including Egypt, United States, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Cyprus, Iraq, Bahrain, Sudan, Morocco, Kenya, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Greece, Kuwait, UAE, Tunisia, Nigeria, Tanzania and France.
Pakistan contingent comprising Army, Navy and Pak Air Force tRead More…

National Assembly to meet on Monday

Islamabad, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Session of the National Assembly will be held at the Parliament House in Islamabad at five p.m. on Monday. The House will discuss matters of national and international importance.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9103557
Email: info@moib.gov.pRead More…

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack on Nigerian military base in Borno

Islamabad, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan has strongly condemned terrorist attack on Nigerian military base in Borno Province. In a tweet, Foreign Office spokesperson Asim Iftikhar Ahmad expressed his heartfelt condolences over the incident. The spokesperson said we stand in solidarity with the brotherly people and government of Nigeria.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
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Pakistan, China sign “Letters of Intent” to establish sister-province relationships 

Islamabad, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Ambassador to China, Moin ul Haque and Mayor of Tianjin Municipality, Liao Guoxun, have signed a “Letters of Intent” for establishment of sister-province and city relationships with Punjab, Karachi and Islamabad.
Earlier, Ambassador Moin ul Haque held a meeting with Secretary of CPC Tianjin Municipal Central Committee Li Hongzhong. The Mayor of Tianjin MunicRead More…

Pakistan pursuing independent foreign policy: Farrukh 

Islamabad, September 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Farrukh Habib says Pakistan is pursuing an independent foreign policy which resulted in its recognition at international level. He was talking to the media after distributing interest-free small loan cheques among the needy people in Faisalabad. Farrukh Habib also strongly criticized PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz, saying that she pRead More…