Category Archives: Energy & Power

PPP govt completed a number of dev projects in Thar: Murad

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah says PPP government has completed a number of development projects in Thar during the last ten years.

Speaking to media in Sehwan on Sunday, he said around thousand RO plants were installed by PPP government in Thar during the last five years.

Reply to a question he said PPP clearly stated that 18th amendment is protected in constitution and nobody can change it.

Replying to another question regarding the arrest of opposition leader Shahbaz Sharif, Chief Minister said that timing to arrest opposition leader is not correct.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Providing maximum facilities to people included in govt’s agenda: Buzdar

A delegation of US AID called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar in Lahore today.

During the meeting, matters related to boost cooperation in education, health, agriculture, energy and other sectors were discussed.

The delegation briefed him about the going cooperation for different sectors in Punjab from US Aid.

Speaking on the occasion, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar said that providing maximum facilities to the people is included in the government’s agenda.

Punjab Director of US AID Lea Swamson expressed willingness to cooperate with Punjab Government in different sectors.

Source: Radio Pakistan

ECP rejects reports of receiving investigation report from NADRA about failure of RTS system

Election Commission of Pakistan has rejected the reports circulating on the media that it has received any investigation report from NADRA about the failure of RTS system in the general elections.

In a statement on Wednesday, the commission clarified that it has neither sought nor received any such report from NADRA.

Source: Radio Pakistan

4 killed as passenger jeep falls into deep ravine in AJK

Four persons were killed and thirteen others injured when a passenger jeep fell into a deep ravine while negotiating a sharp turn at Pathra area of Haveli district Azad Kashmir today.

According to Police Control Room, the ill fated jeep was on its way to Forward Kahutta City from Mumtaz Abad.

The injured were immediately shifted to Military Hospital Tachaan.

Source: Radio Pakistan

GBLA body to stop misuse of govt vehicles

Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly’s Standing Committee on Home Service and General Administration has decided to stop misuse of government vehicles.

The decision was taken at a meeting of the Committee presided over by its Chairman Imtiaz Haider in Gilgit on Thursday.

The committee directed departments concerned to submit comprehensive report about government vehicles in the next meeting.

Source: Radio Pakistan

50 suspects arrested in Kohat

Fifty suspects were arrested during search operation in different areas of Kohat on Thursday.

According to police, arms and ammunition were also recovered from them.

Source: Radio Pakistan