CM: (Govt initiates equal dev projects for backward areas of Punjab: CM)

Islamabad:Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that the incumbent government has initiated equal development projects for the backward areas of the province. Addressing the tribal elders and notables at Faazla Kuchh in Dera Ghazi Khan on Friday, he said construction of small water reservoirs has been started in Dera Ghazi Khan to store and utilize the hill torrents water for irrigation. The Chief MinRead More…

CM: (Govt striving to support agriculture sector: Buzdar)

Islamabad:Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has inaugurated Rs4-billion Mailsi Siphon project and remodeling of SMB link canal during his visit to Vehari district. The Chief Minister also inaugurated Daanish School at Tibba Sultan Pur and announced to set up Daanish schools at Taunsa Sharif and Bakhar. Speaking on the occasion, he said Rs4-billion project would bring about improvement in the irrigation sysRead More…

(Assembly): Govt, opposition spar over quorum in National Assembly

Islamabad: The treasury and opposition lawmakers in the National Assembly locked horns over the rule related to the suspension of sitting due to lack of quorum for more than one hour and allowed continuity of the proceedings for only 19 percent of the sitting’s time, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. The National Assembly met for three hours and 17 minutes, while the proceeRead More…

(Govt): Transfers and postings

Quetta:Habib-ur-Rehman Jamot (PAS/BS-19), Additional Secretary Finance Department has been transferred and posted and directed to report to S and GAD. Muhammad Tariq (BCS/BS-19), awaiting posting in S and GAD, has been posted as Additional Secretary Health Department against existing vacancy. Foqia Daniyal (PAS/BS-18), Additional Secretary (Regulations), S and GAD has been transferred and posted as Additional SecrRead More…

(Govt): CM Kamal inspects uplift schemes

Quetta:Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan inspected ongoing development schemes being executed under Quetta Development Package and Sariab Development Package on Monday. Chief Minister Balochistan also inspected construction work of a Cancer Hospital at Sheikh Zaid Hospital. Minister for Livestock Mitha Khan Kakar, Advisor to Chief Minister for Sports and Culture, Abdul Khaliq Hazara, leader of BalochisRead More…

(Govt): Committee for implementing SOPs

Quetta:Government of Balochistan has constituted a committee for implementation of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Testing Strategy for “Educational Institutions”. A notification issued by Government of Balochistan, Health Department says, “With the prior approval of the Competent Authority, Government of Balochistan, Health Department is pleased to constitute the following committee for implementatRead More…

(Govt): Reshuffle in Balochistan police

Quetta:In a reshuffle in Police Department. Muhammad Azhar Akram (PSP/BS-20), DIGP, Headquarters, CPO, Quetta has been transferred and posted as DIGP Quetta. He will hold the additional charge of Additional IGP, Quetta Range Quetta. Agha Muhammad Yousaf (PSP/BS-20), DIGP, Kalat Range at Khuzdar has been transferred and posted as DIGP, Headquarters, CPO Quetta vice Muhammad Azhar Akram. Allah Bakhsh alias Javed AkhRead More…

(Govt): Balochistan amends procurement rules

Quetta:Government of Balochistan has made amendments in the Balochistan Public Procurement Rules, 2014. A notification issued by Government of Balochistan, Finance Department says, “In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 27 of the Balochistan Public Procurement Regulatory Authority Act, 2009 (Balochistan Act No. VIII of 2009), the Government of Balochistan is pleased to make following amendments in the BRead More…

Minister: (Govt has been successful in creating peace, harmony in society: Info Minister)

Islamabad:Information Minister Shibli Faraz has said the government has been successful in creating peace and harmony in the society by pursuing dialogue and inclusiveness. He was speaking at an International Conference titled ‘An Inclusive and Peaceful Society in Pakistan: Challenges and Opportunities here on Wednesday. He said government has achieved this under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan and Read More…

Governor: (Govt put national economy on right path: Governor)

ISLAMABAD:Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said government has put the national economy on right path through prudent policies. He was talking to the Chairperson Punjab Women Protection Authority Kaneez Fatima Chadhar who called on him in Lahore on Monday. The Governor said those who are trying to create instability in the country will not succeed in their nefarious designs. Read More…