Prime Minister calls upon ECO to ensure equitable access of COVID-19 vaccine

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has emphasized on taking full advantage of geographical location, economic assets and political relationships among members of the Economic Cooperation Organization for achieving the common goals and priorities.
In his opening remarks at the 14th ECO summit held virtually on Thursday, he said regional connectivity and integration have proven essential for Read More…

Prime Minister Rajapaksa acknowledges Pakistan’s unwavering support to Sri Lanka

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan called on the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa in Colombo today (Thursday). During the meeting the Sri Lankan Prime Minister acknowledged Pakistan’s unwavering support to Sri Lanka in any hour of need. He also reiterated to further enhance the existing friendly relations between both the countries. The Air Chief expressed his Read More…

President emphasizes need for increasing outreach of Federal Ombudsman

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has asked the Federal Ombudsman to utilize modern technology to effectively and efficiently redress the complaints against the maladministration of government institutions. He made these remarks while talking to Federal Ombudsman Syed Tahir Shahbaz, who called on him in Islamabad today (Thursday).
The President emphasized the need for increasing the outreach Read More…

Jammu and Kashmir dispute needs to be resolved as per UNSC resolutions: FO

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Foreign Office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri says Jammu and Kashmir is an internationally recognized dispute and it needs to be resolved as per UN Security Council’s resolutions, which clearly call for a plebiscite under UN auspices.
Responding to a question at his weekly-news briefing in Islamabad on Thursday, he said welfare of Kashmiris and protection of their lives aRead More…

Prime Minister announces to take fresh vote of confidence from NA on Saturday through open ballot

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced to take fresh vote of confidence from National Assembly on Saturday through open ballot, which should be the standard practice. Addressing the nation on Radio Pakistan and Pakistan Television on Thursday evening, he said opposition wants to exert pressure on government in order to get relief from corruption cases instituted against them by thRead More…

CJCSC, Azerbaijan leadership deliberate upon various areas of bilateral cooperation

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza called on Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev in Baku today (Thursday). Chairman JCSC, who is on official visit to Azerbaijan, also held separate meetings with Minister of Defence Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and other military leadership.
During the meetings, important facets of defence and security relationship between tRead More…

President summons National Assembly session on Saturday

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): President Dr Arif Alvi has summoned the National Assembly to meet on Saturday at 12:15 p.m. According to National Assembly Secretariat, Prime Minister Imran Khan will seek a vote of confidence from the parliament.
For more information, contact:
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51Read More…

Credit goes to PTI govt for bringing transparency in elections: Murad

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Communications Murad Saeed has said the corrupt elements will be held accountable at all costs. Talking to the media persons in Islamabad on Thursday, he said the politics of opposition parties is based on corrupt practices whilst that of Prime Minister Imran Khan on principles and high moral ground.
Murad Saeed said that that is the why, Prime Minister Imran Khan has Read More…

Zarb-e-Hadeed: Bahawalpur Corps troops practicing drills

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Troops of Bahawalpur Corps are practicing drills and procedures as part of annual winter collective training exercise Zarb-e-Hadeed. According to the ISPR, the corps level exercise is aimed at enhancing operational preparedness and synergy amongst various components of forces.
The exercise areas covers vast expanse of desert and plains where the participating units are rehearsing vRead More…

Prime Minister to open 14th Economic Cooperation Organization Summit today

Islamabad, March 04, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan will open the 14th Summit of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) to be held virtually on Thursday. The theme of the Summit is “Regional Economic Cooperation in the Aftermath of COVID-19. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will Chair the 14th Summit.
Sharing Pakistan’s perspective on COVID-19 challenges, Imran Khan will outline his vRead More…