Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

Punjab govt takes revolutionary steps for improvement of all sectors:CM

Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif says revolutionary steps have been taken for improvement of all sectors, including healthcare, education, agriculture and infrastructure.

He was talking to a delegation of workers and office-bearers of Pakistan Muslim League-N in London, today (Monday).

The Chief Minister said people are enjoying better healthcare in the hospitals.

He said establishment of Punjab Educational Endowment Fund is a commendable step that has enabled the brilliant students of low-income families to continue their education.

He said the country cannot afford any chaos and it is need of the hour that all the people should collectively work for national development and prosperity.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Qualifying round of CAS Int’l Squash Championships for Men, Women on Sunday

The qualifying round of CAS International Squash Championships for Men and Women begins at Mushaf squash complex in Islamabad today (Sunday).

It has been organized by Pakistan Squash federation in collaboration with private sector.

Besides Pakistan, international players from Australia, England, Egypt, France, Hong Kong, India, Iran, Ireland, Malaysia, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, USA and Wales are participating in the tournaments.

After two days qualification draw, the main round for both events will begin on Tuesday.

Source: Radio Pakistan

India win 2nd Asian Men’s Netball Championship

India won the Second Asian Men’s Netball Championship beating Pakistan in a nail biting finish of 51-50 points in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday.

Pakistan secured silver medal in the tournament.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Murad hosts reception for Prince Karim Aga Khan

Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah hosted a reception in the honour of Prince Karim Aga Khan in Karachi last night.

Speaking on the occasion, Syed Murad Ali Shah lauded the efforts of Aga Khan Foundation for promotion of education.

He also praised their services in health sector.

Source: Radio Pakistan

FATA delegation meets KP Governor

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra says the government is serious in implementation of FATA Reforms which will initiate a new era of development and prosperity in the area.

Talking to a delegation of PML (N) FATA in Peshawar on Thursday, he said the federal government is making all out efforts to improve the socio-economic conditions of the tribal people.

Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said beside reconstruction of infrastructure in tribal areas a number of developmental projects are in progress in Health and Education sectors.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Rangers arrest 13 criminals in Karachi

Rangers have arrested 13 criminals in different parts of Karachi.

According to Rangers spokesperson, the arrested include one suspect belonging to MQM London who is involved in extortionism and wall chalking, one suspect of a banned outfit involved in target killing and extortionism, 2 suspects involved in kidnapping for ransom, 5 drug peddlers and 4 other suspects involved in various crimes.

The raids were carried out in the areas of Rizvia, Preedy, Gulberg, Gizri, Korangi and Lyari.

The arrested have been handed over to police for further legal proceedings.

Source: Radio Pakistan