COVID-19 claims 6 more lives, infects 1983

Karachi, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that six more patients of COVID-19 died lifting the death toll to 2,968 and 1,983 new cases emerged when 14,078 samples were tested raising the tally to 177,652. In a statement issued here from CM House on Wednesday, he said that six more patients lost their lives lifting the death toll to 2,968 that constituted 1.7 percent.
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Pakistan International Airlines has introduced special fares, up to 30 percent discounted on domestic flights

Karachi, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): On the eve of winter holidays and school vacations, PIA has introduced special fares, upto 30 percent discounted on domestic flights operating between Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Quetta, Faisalabad, Sialkot and Peshawar from December 03, 2020 onwards. Passengers would now be able to travel between these cities on a one way minimum fare of Rs. 8,500 and round trip minimum fare of Read More…

Pakistan International Airlines and Oriental Sky Aviation Ltd sign cargo charter agreement

Karachi, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): PIA and Oriental Sky Aviation Ltd signed a landmark cargo charter agreement here on Wednesday paving the way for direct and daily dedicated cargo flights between Pakistan and China. The instrument of agreement was signed between PIA’s General Manager Charters and MD Oriental Sky Aviation Mr. Rush Wang at PIA offices. CEO PIA Air Marshal Arshad Malik and Chief Commercial OffiRead More…

Sindh Rangers arrest three criminals in Karachi

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Rangers Sindh has arrested three criminals during operations in various parts of Karachi. Weapons, looted items, and drugs were recovered from their possession. According to the spokesman of Rangers, the raids were carried out on secret information after investigation of various cases. He said that arrested criminals were involved in the robbery, snatching, drug smuggliRead More…

Masood lauds Saudi Arabia for its continued support to Pakistan’s stance on Kashmir

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan has lauded Saudi Arabia for its continued support to Pakistan’s stance on Kashmir from the platform of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). In separate interviews with US-based Muslim Network TV and Saudi Arabia’s daily Arab News, he rejected the impression of withdrawal of support by Saudi Arabia to Pakistan&Read More…

Rind stresses to adopt all precautionary measures against coronavirus

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Balochistan Parliamentary Secretary for Information Bushra Rind has said that everyone should adopt all precautionary measures against spread of coronavirus. In a statement, she said that provincial government is strictly implementing standard operating procedure against COVID-19 in the province. She strongly criticized public gatherings of opposition parties and said such publiRead More…

PESCO transmission system up-gradation plan in final stage: Omar

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for Power Division Omar Ayub says up-gradation plan worth 21 billion rupees of power transmission system of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (PESCO) is in final stage. In a tweet, he said the plan would help address low voltage problem in entire Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He said soon after approval of the plan, its implementation would be started.
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Rs180m released for over 15K families of NW

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Provincial Disaster Management Authority Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has released one-hundred and eighty million rupees for more than fifteen-thousand families of North Waziristan. According to a spokesperson of PDMA, the said amount will be distributed through sim messages among registered families within two days. The said amount is being distributed amongst the families that were Read More…

Masood urges world to take notice of massacre of Kashmiris in IIOJK

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar called on President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan in Lahore today (Wednesday). The two leaders strongly condemned unprovoked firing along the Line of Control and atrocities in Indian Illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ K). Speaking on the occasion, AJK President appreciated efforts of Governor Punjab for highlighting thRead More…

KP masses to get free medical treatment from next year: Jhagra

Islamabad, December 02, 2020 (PPI-OT):Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Minister Taimur Saleem Jhagra says the entire population of the province will get free medical treatment from next year under the Universal Health Insurance scheme. A statement issued in Peshawar today, he said the ratio of patients admitted in hospitals of Malakand division has almost doubled after extending the health programme in the area.
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