COVID-19 in Sindh claims 19 more lives, infects 1419 others

Karachi, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that 13 more patients of COVID-19 died overnight in Sindh, lifting the death toll to 2,924 and 1419 more cases emerged when 10,081 tests were conducted. In a statement issued here on Sunday, he said that 13 more patients lost their lives while struggling against the virus lifting the death toll to 2,924 that constituted 1.7 percentRead More…

Virtual Extraordinary General Meeting of PIA shareholders moderated from PIA Head office held

Karachi, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): A virtual Extraordinary General Meeting of PIA shareholders moderated from PIA Head office was held. Nawaid Malik was elected as Director after which the airline now has a complete Board comprising CEO and 9 Directors nominated by Government, and one elected Director.
CEO PIA Air Marshal Arshad Malik who presided the Meeting welcomed Nawaid Malik on his election. He said that withRead More…

Rivers flows and reservoirs level report

Lahore, November 29, 2020 (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 26200 cusecs and Outflows 75000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 11300 cusecs and Outflows 11300 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 9400 cusecs and Outflows 22000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 7400 Read More…

Weather Forecast

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation
Continental air is prevailing over most parts of the country.
Sunday
Cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while partly cloudy and very cold in Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Monday
Cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while rain/ light snowfall is expected in Kashmir, Pothohar region, noRead More…

Celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak’s birth anniversary begin in Nankana Sahib

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): The three-day celebrations of the 551st birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak have begun in Nankana Sahib. Over 600 Sikh pilgrims have arrived from India through the Wagah border to participate in the celebrations. The main ceremony of the celebration will be held at Gurdwara Janamasthan in Nankana Sahib tomorrow, which will end after the Nagar Kirtan procession followed by the BRead More…

Anti-polio campaign starts in Punjab, Sindh from Monday

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Anti-polio campaign of varied duration will start in Punjab and Sindh from tomorrow (Monday). In Punjab, twenty million children will be administered anti-polio vaccine during the five-day campaign. More than one hundred twenty thousand polio workers will take part in it.
In Sindh, approximately nine million children under five years of age would be administered anti-polio dropsRead More…

Prime Minister appreciates tireless efforts of ISI for national security

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has appreciated tireless efforts of Inter-Services Intelligence for national security and expressed his satisfaction over professional preparedness of ISI. He expressed this satisfaction during his visit to ISI headquarters in Islamabad today (Sunday).
Director General ISI Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid received the Prime Minister, federal ministers, serRead More…

Government wants accountability of all those who have embezzled public money: Prime Minister

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan says the government wants accountability of all those who have embezzled the public money. In an interview with a private news channel, he said the investigation and accountability institutions in the country are now functioning independently.
The Prime Minister expressed his confidence that the government would generate millions of jobs and construct fRead More…

2,829 people tested COVID19 positive, 43 died during 24 hours

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Forty-three more people died of Coronavirus in the country over the last twenty-four hours. According to the latest statistics, 2,829 tested positive for Covid-19 during the last twenty-four hours after the tests of 40,369 people. The figure of patients recovered from the virus has reached 339,810. There are now 47,390 active cases in the country.
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Pakistan urges to benefit from opportunities being offered in SEZs

Islamabad, November 29, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan has urged the China and ASEAN countries to benefit from the opportunities being offered in Special Economic Zones in the country. Pakistan’s Ambassador to China Moin-ul-Haque while speaking at the Trade and Investment conference in Nanning, said Pakistan is rich in natural resources and mineral resources which are still untapped. He said the incumbent government iRead More…