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Daily Archives: January 3, 2021

Punjab Govt provides tax relief worth Rs.56 bln during Covid-19

Special Assistant to Punjab Chief Minister on Information Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan says the provincial government provided tax relief worth 56 billion rupees to people during Covid-19, despite financial difficulties. In a tweet, she said 42 percent increase has been witnessed in tax recoveries during the last six months and Current Account is also surplus. […]

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Govt striving to make PWDs self-reliant through skill training: Begum Alvi

First Lady, Begum Samina Alvi has said the government is striving to provide skill training to the persons with disabilities to help them become self-reliant. Talking to office-bearers of Korangi Association of Trade and Industry in Karachi, she said under ‘Kafalat Programme’, the disabled persons would start getting the monthly stipend of 2,000 rupees by […]

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PDMA gets more machinery to cope with anticipated snowfall

Balochistan government has equipped the Provincial Disaster Management Authority to take proactive measures during the anticipated snowfall for providing full assistance to the affected people. Talking to APP, an official of the Balochistan government said the PDMA has been directed to take precautionary measures during the winter season to tackle the impending calamities in the […]

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KP Govt going to launch projects for promotion of tourism in merged districts

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is going to launch small and mega projects for development and promotion of tourism in the merged districts at a cost of 2.3 billion rupees. Spokesperson of the provincial Tourism, Archaeology and Youth Affairs Department, Latifur Rehman, told APP today (Sunday) that these projects would be launched under Accelerated Implementation Programme. He […]

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At least 11 coal miners martyred in Mach terrorist’s attack

At least eleven coal miners were martyred and several others injured when terrorists opened fire on them in Mach district of Balochistan this morning. The terrorist targeted the miners in Gashthri area. Security forces have cordoned of the area and search for the terrorists is underway. Prime Minister Imran Khan while condemning the incident said […]

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Social media wing should be activated: Nasir Hussain Shah

Karachi, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT):Provincial Minister for Information, Local Government, Forests and Religious Affairs Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that effective response should be accorded to the lies of the federal ministers and PTI spokespersons team, and that Imran government had recruited a gang of spokespersons to mislead the people and lash out at […]

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Jam Ikramullah Dharejo expresses concern over disconnection of gas supply to the factories

Karachi, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Provincial Minister for Industries and Commerce Jam Ikramullah Dharejo has expressed his concern over the disconnection of gas supply to the factories by Sui Southern Gas Company and demanded immediate action from Prime Minister Imran Khan. “Government of Sindh is with the business community and every effort will be made […]

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COVID-19 Claims 17 more lives, infects 961 others

Karachi, January 03, 2021 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that 17 more patients died overnight lifting the death toll to 3,611 and 961 new cases emerged when 11473 samples were tested. A statement issued here from CM house on Sunday, he said that seventeen more patients lost their lives overnight […]

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