Day: December 16, 2022

Students complete internship program with Traffic Division 

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):31 students of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) completed their internship with Islamabad capital police Traffic division and were educated about traffic rules and road safety measures, a police public relations officer said. He said that, Islamabad capital police is acquainting citizens and students about traffic rules through various programs. Following one of such programs, the 18th batch of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University of Science and Technology (SZABIST) students completed their internship with ICTP spanning 48-hour and they were educated about traffic rules, road safety measures and functioning of various

Minister for Planning and Development while chairing a meeting to review the progress on implementation status of CPEC Projects 

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):The meeting was held in the Ministry of Planning and Development that was attended by Mr. Tariq Fatemi, Special Assistant to Prime Minister, officials from Ministries of Interior, Foreign Affairs, Energy, Communication, Commerce, Aviation; Board of Investment, Embassy of Pakistan - Beijing, National Highway Authority, Transport department - Government of Punjab, LESCO, National Highway Authority, CEO, CPPAG, Islamabad; CEO, KPEZDMC, Peshawar were also in attendance in the meeting. The Minister for Planning and Development while referring the Prime Minister's visit of China and 11th Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) observed that the PM's visit of China and

Police Khidmat Markaz facilitate 126,080 citizens during the ongoing year 

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):Islamabad capital police, Khidmat markaz have facilitated 1,26,080 citizens with different services relating to issuance of character certificate, foreigners registration, registration of tenants and domestic servants, a police public relations officer said. He said that, following the direction of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr Akbar Nasir Khan, Islamabad capital police is taking all possible steps to provide maximum facilities to the citizens of Islamabad. Islamabad capital police Khidmat markaz has provided several services to the citizens including issuance of 16,210 character certificates,26,563 general police verification reports, 9855 reports of missing documents, registration of 9659

Impersonator arrested; revolving light and car impounded

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):Islamabad capital police Koral police station have arrested an impersonator and recovered a revolving light and car used by him, a police public relation officer said. He said that, following the special directions of Inspector General of Police Islamabad Dr Akbar Nasir Khan, Islamabad capital police had categorically started a crackdown against criminals involved in illegal activities in order to save the precious lives and property of citizens. During the crackdown, a Koral police team arrested an impersonator namely Waseem Ullah Khan and recovered a revolving light and car used by him. Case has been registered

FM Bilawal reiterates Pakistan’s firm resolve to continue efforts for eradication of terrorism 

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):The Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations on Friday hosted a commemorative event titled Remembering Victims of Army Public School, Peshawar Terrorist Attack at the UN Headquarters to mark the 8th Anniversary of the Victims of the Terrorist Attack on Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan, falling on 16th December. Pakistan hosted this event as part of the UN Office of Counter Terrorism's Memories campaign that was launched in Malaga, Spain in May 2022 and also reflected in the first UN Global Congress of Victims of Terrorism that was held in September 2022 in

6th meeting of Special JIT held at CPO 

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):The 6th meeting of Special Joint Investigation team of Arshad Shareef murder case was held at central police office Islamabad. The meeting was chaired by CPO Headquarters Islamabad Malik Awais Ahmed. The meeting was attended by all members of the Special Joint Investigation Team. The special JIT got important information from DIG (CTD) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Javed Iqbal regarding the investigation. Meanwhile ballistic/forensic experts of the National Police Bureau consulted and sought expert opinion on all aspects. The JIT again took answers to some questions from some doctors of the post-mortem board. Whereas, important evidence has been

Prime Minister directs for developing modern housing societies, residential buildings for overseas Pakistanis 

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed that housing societies and residential buildings equipped with modern facilities should be constructed in the real estate sector of the federal capital for overseas Pakistanis. He was chairing a high-level meeting on Friday regarding investment in the housing sector of Islamabad for overseas Pakistanis. Senior officers of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) briefed the prime minister on the prospects of investment by overseas Pakistanis in the housing sector. The Prime Minister further directed that experts with experience and good reputation should be hired in the construction of these housing units.

Ishaq Dar directs to speed up operations to curb cross-border smuggling

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has directed the relevant authorities to speed up their operations to curb cross-border smuggling. He was chairing an inter-ministerial follow-up meeting on anti-smuggling measures in Islamabad today (Friday). The Finance Minister highlighted the necessity to stop the cross border smuggling of foreign currency and other valuable items affecting the economic growth in the country and expressed satisfaction on the progress of concerned agencies. He further stressed upon the need for coordination among all the concerned agencies for this purpose and directed them to take comprehensive and combined action against those involved in

ICIEC delegation calls on Ayyaz Sadiq in Islamabad

Islamabad, December 16, 2022 (PPI-OT):A three member delegation of Islamic Corporation for Insurance of Investment and Export Credit which is on a visit to Pakistan called on Minister for Economic Affairs Sardar Ayyaz Sadiq in Islamabad on Friday. The delegation briefed the Minister about Corporation's financial products for the business community. The Minister underscored the significance of insurance not only for the business community but also government owned assets. Both sides agreed to enhance mutual collaboration for capacity building of the business community with regard to opportunities available at the corporation. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting