Daily Archives: January 3, 2021

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

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.

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