Two brothers drown in Jumrao Canal

Jhando Marri:Two brothers have been recovered dead from Jumrao Canal, rescue sources said Tuesday. According to the rescue sources, two boys, Kirshan and Darshan, drowned in the canal while bathing near Jhando Marri locality. The rescue teams recovered the boys dead after hectic efforts. The incident has created a mourning atmosphere in the locality. The incidents of drowning in the canal are rising; therefore,Read More…

Govt asked to let shops to operate two days ahead of Eid

KARACHI:Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has appealed to Sindh government to have mercy on the perturbed shopkeepers and small traders of Karachi by allowing them to open up businesses during last two days before Eid from Iftar to Sehri so that they could be able to recover some of the grave losses suffered by them due to stiff curbs imposed to contain further spread of COVID-19 pandemic. “KeepingRead More…

Complete lockdown to continue till May 16: Shahwani

QUETTA:Spokesperson for provincial government, Liaquat Shahwani, has said that the provincial government had enforced lockdown in compliance with the directives of National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC). Addressing a press conference at Officers Club here on Monday, he said that complete lockdown would continue till May 16 and if increase in the cases of novel coronavirus was reported, duration of lockdown wouRead More…

Districts authorities crack down on profiteers

KHUZDAR:Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh for Bureau of Supply and Prices, Dr Khatu Mal Jeewan, has said that the district administration had launched a crackdown against illicit profiteering and hoarding across the province. This he said while reviewing the report presented to him today. According to the report, so far during Ramazan, more than 76000 shops, fruit and vegetable sellers and other food vendorsRead More…

10 covid patients in Larkana die during April

LARKANA:Ten Covid-19 patients expired in Chandka Medical College Hospital’s ICU and HDU during the April month, said the chief of the hospital. This was revealed by the Medical Superintendent, Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH) while briefing the participants of meeting held at Commissioner’s office on Monday which was presided over by Commissioner Shafique Ahmed Mahesar. District Health Officer informed the mRead More…

Govt doing its best to cater to Quetta needs: CM

QUETTA:Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan, said Sunday that the government was doing its best to cater to the future and current needs of Quetta. In a Twitter message, Khan stated with under construction one of the dams in Quetta city along with few more water dams and rest steps, they were doing best to cater to the future and current needs of Quetta. Meanwhile, Tufail Ahmed Baloch (BCS/B-19), awaiting posRead More…

PN says its ships regularly ensure security in Indian Ocean region

ISLAMABAD:Pakistan Navy ships are regularly deployed for PN’s initiative of regional maritime security patrol to ensure maritime security in Indian Ocean region. According to PN information on Sunday, in addition, as part of CTF-150, PNS SAIF participated in focused operation CHINOOK ARCHER along with ships and aircraft of United States and Canada. The exercise was aimed at impacting narcotic smuggling trade alongRead More…

Most areas of Pakistan to undergo hot weather

KARACHI:Met office has forecast that on Sunday, hot and dry weather is likely to prevail in most plain areas of the country. However, rain-wind-thunderstorm is expected in Upper Punjab, Upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Upper Sindh, Kashmir and adjoining hilly areas. Monday Hot and dry weather is likely to prevail in most plain areas of the country. However, rain-wind-thunderstorm is expected in Upper Punjab, Upper Khyber Read More…

Youth gunned down in Ghotki

GHOTKI:Armed men shot dead a youth in Ghotki city on Saturday. According to rescue sources, armed men opened fire on youth Adam Ghoto in Tando Hasil Pathan Mohalla of Ghotki. As a result, he suffered severe bullet injuries and died on the spot. Police rushed to the scene on information, shifted the body to Civil Hospital Ghotki for medico-legal formalities and later handed over to the heirs. A mourning atmosphere rRead More…

SUP, STP and SPS stage separate rallies against Bahria Town

LARKANA:Three separate rallies were taken out here on Saturday by the activists of Sindh United Party (SUP), Sindh Taraqi Pasand Party (STP) and Sindhi Porhiyat Sangat (SPS) against what they called land grabbing and encroachment by Bahria Town, settlement of outsiders and demolition of old houses of Sindhi villages. The rallies after marching through various thoroughfares culminated at Jinnah Bagh where the particiRead More…