15 more patients of Coronavirus died

Karachi, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): As many as 15 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 7,442 and 637 new cases emerged when 15,510 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Monday. He added that 15 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 7,442 that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Mr.Read More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, October 04, 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 87700 cusecs and Outflows 85000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 15100 cusecs and Outflows 15100 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 21600 cusecs and Outflows 30000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: InflowRead More…

PIA to resume its Operations to Kuwait

Karachi, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): After lapse of almost one year, PIA has announced that it is resuming its flight operations to Kuwait operating from Lahore initially, with two flights a week. Earlier, the Kuwaiti authorities had imposed restriction on all Pakistan registered planes and pilots to fly into the emirate of Kuwait, while Kuwaiti carrier was flying freely into Pakistan. Rigorous efforts were undertakenRead More…

FM emphasizes cooperation in trade and commerce between Pakistan and Japan

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has emphasized on progress on cooperation in trade and commerce, education, human resource development and cultural spheres between Pakistan and Japan. Talking to outgoing Ambassador of Japan Kuninori Matsuda in Islamabad on Monday, he expressed satisfaction on the progression of bilateral ties between the two countries.
 
He also apprecRead More…

Pakistan attaches special importance to its bilateral relations with Qatar: FM

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi says Pakistan attaches special importance to its bilateral relations with Qatar and is committed to further strengthen these relations in future. He was talking to Ambassador of Qatar in Pakistan Sheikh Saud Bin Abdul Rehman Al Thani in Islamabad on Monday.
 
They discussed bilateral relations and promotion of cooperation in various fielRead More…

President approves three bills including Special Technology Zones Authority Bill 2021

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT):President Dr Arif Alvi approved three bills today [Monday]. The bills include, Special Technology Zones Authority Bill 2021, PAF War College Institute Bill 2021 and Legal Practitioners and Bar Council (Amendment) Bill 2021. After signature of the President, these bills have now become acts.
 
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government oRead More…

PM established high level Cell to ascertain facts of Pandora leaks: Fawad

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says the Prime Minister Imran Khan has established a high level Cell to ascertain the facts of Pandora leaks. In a tweet, he said the Cell will investigate the people whose names are mentioned in Pandora leaks.
 
The Minister said the facts will be brought before the nation. Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said unfortunRead More…

Government continuing educational activities, despite Covid-19 pandemic in the country: Shafqat

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood has said the government is continuing educational activities, despite Covid-19 pandemic in the country. Talking to a high level delegation of UNICEF in Islamabad on Monday, he said the number of out of schoolchildren has significantly increased due to the pandemic.
 
Shafqat Mahmood said the government has brought all the federaRead More…

ICIJ’s Pandora Papers disappoint opposition: Farrukh

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib says the revelations made in Pandora Papers had disappointed the euphoric opposition.
 
In a tweet, he said according to International Consortium of International Journalists, Prime Minister Imran Khan did not own any off shore company. Honesty and righteousness of Imran Khan has also been proved at internationRead More…

Closing Ceremony of JATE-2021 under ambit of SCO held at National Counter Terrorism Centre, Pabbi

Islamabad, October 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Closing Ceremony of the Joint Anti-Terrorist Exercise (JATE) – 2021 held at National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC), Pabbi. This is the first ever military exercise conducted in Pakistan under the ambit of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Regional Anti-Terrorism Structure (RATS).
 
The exercise focused on enhancing cooperation and cohesiveness in combating InteRead More…