COVID-19 claims 13 more patients, infects 393 others

Karachi, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):As many as 13 more patients of Coronavirus died overnight lifting the death toll to 7,497 and 393 new cases emerged when 10,483 tests were conducted. This was stated by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in a statement issued here on Sunday. He added that 13 more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives lifting the death toll to 7,497that constituted 1.6 percent death rate. Mr. SRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, October 10, 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 52500 cusecs and Outflows 50000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 10700 cusecs and Outflows 10700 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 11800 cusecs and Outflows 30000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 19700 Read More…

The funeral prayers of late nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan offered at Faisal Mosque. Acting President of Pakistan, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani along with civil and military leadership attended the funeral prayer

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):The funeral prayer of nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan was offered at Faisal Mosque Today. Acting President of Pakistan, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani along with civil and military leadership attended the funeral prayers of Mohsin-e-Pakistan and Nuclear Scientist, Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan.
The Acting President expressed deep sorrow and grief over the sad demise of Dr Abdul Qadeer KhaRead More…

Remittances in first quarter increased by 12.5%: Farrukh

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Farrukh Habib says overall remittances in the first quarter of current fiscal year have increased by 12.5 percent as compared to the corresponding period last year.
In a Tweet, he said the total remittances were stood at eight billion dollars. Farrukh Habib said the overseas Pakistanis have sent 2.7 billion dollars remittances inRead More…

Government working on projects to revive country’s economy: Tarin

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Minister for Finance Shaukat Tarin says the present government is working on short, medium and long-term projects to revive economy of the country. Addressing a dinner hosted by Institute of Business Administration, University of Punjab in Lahore, he said that all the stakeholders were taken on board for success of the development projects and implementation of these projects woulRead More…

Funeral prayers of Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan offered at Faisal Mosque, Islamabad

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Funeral prayers of nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan was offered at Faisal Mosque, Islamabad on Sunday. Dr Muhammad Al-Ghazali led the funeral prayer. Federal Ministers, parliamentarians, civil and military officers and a large number of general public attended the funeral. Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan will be laid to rest at H-8 Graveyard, Islamabad as per the will of his family.
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Nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan passes away

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan’s renowned nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan passed away in Islamabad on Sunday morning. He was 85. Dr Abdul Qadeer was admitted at a local hospital where his health deteriorated early this morning. Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan played an important role in making Pakistan a nuclear power. After learning of India’s nuclear test in 1974, Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan joined Read More…

Ehsaas Digital Portal launched to facilitate deserving families: Dr. Sania

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar has said Ehsaas Digital Portal has been launched to facilitate deserving families knowing their eligibility and procedure to apply for various pro-poor programmes.
In a video message on Sunday, she said all information related to different programs of Ehsaas is available through web portal: http://ehsRead More…

Pakistan, UAE reiterate resolve to further solidify multifaceted bilateral relationship

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):President Dr Arif Alvi and Prime Minister of United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum have reiterated the resolve to further solidify the multifaceted bilateral relationship. In a meeting held at Leaders Pavilion of Dubai Expo 2020, the two leaders reaffirmed to strengthen the existing close fraternal relations between Pakistan and the UAE in diverse fields.
The Read More…

Government devising strategy to launch Air Safari to tourist destinations in partnership with private sector

Islamabad, October 10, 2021 (PPI-OT):To promote Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision of Pakistan’s Tourism, the government is devising a strategy to launch Air Safari to tourist destinations in partnership with the private sector. Under this strategy, licenses will be issued to the private sector for the start of the service in accordance with National Aviation Policy 2019. The licensee can operate to and fRead More…