Category Archives: Aviation

Federal govt spending about Rs4b on promotion of education in FATA

The federal government is spending about four billion rupees on promotion of education in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).

According to FATA secretariat, fifty-nine projects in education sector have been initiated out of which thirty-five have been completed.

It includes up-gradation of primary, middle and high schools, provision of clean drinking water, boundary walls, furniture, stationery and playgrounds in the tribal belt.

The government is also taking concrete steps for early completion of all education schemes.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Tribal elders organized rally in favour of Pak Army

Tribal elders and workers from different political parties organized a rally in favour of Pak. Army in Dalbandin, Chagai today (Saturday).

A large number of people carrying national flags marched on road and chanted slogans in favour of Pak Army.

The rally was led by Tribal figure Mir Sanaullah Notezai, who criticized anti-state elements and acknowledged the sacrifices of Pak Army against terrorism across the country

Source: Radio Pakistan

PML-N attaches top priority to country’s interest: Shahbaz

Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that the PML (N) has always attached top priority to interest of the country.

In a statement in Lahore on Friday, he said the government has completed mega projects with transparency, quality and fast pace.

The Chief Minister said that despite all hurdles, the government will continue journey of development and prosperity in the country.

He said the people of Pakistan are fed up with the PTI and PPP, because they have only promoted the culture of baseless allegations and lies.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Five killed in GB fire incident

Five people were killed and two others injured in a fire incident in Doko village of District Shigar in Gilgit Baltistan early Friday morning.

Two houses were also burnt in the incident. The cause of the fire could not be ascertained.

Source: Radio Pakistan

38 criminals arrested in Sahiwal

Law Enforcing Agencies (LEAs) arrested thirty-eight criminals during a search operation in Sahiwal on Sunday.

Police say Arms and ammunition, 400 litres of liqure and 11 stolen bikes were also recovered.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Punjab govt setting up 150 Hi-tech mechanization service centres

Punjab Government is setting up one hundred and fifty Hi-Tech Mechanization Service Centres across the province at a cost of two billion rupees.

Sectary Agriculture Punjab in an interview with Radio Pakistan Lahore’s correspondent today said its objective is to provide modern and state-of-the-art farm machinery and equipment to the farmers on rent.

He said the centres will be set up under a phased programme in four years.

The Sectary said the service centres will help enhance crop yield and farmers’ income.

Source: Radio Pakistan