Day: December 24, 2022

Prime Minister directs to convert federal Government’s buildings to solar energy 

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has directed the authorities concerned to complete the project of converting federal government buildings to solar energy at the earliest. He was chairing a review meeting in Lahore on Saturday, on the use of solar energy to meet the electricity needs. The Prime Minister issued special directives for making a comprehensive strategy to effectively solve the problems faced in this regard. Shehbaz Sharif said use of solar energy will help us tackle the energy crisis and control prices of electricity in the country. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information and

Shaheed Head Constable Adeel Hussain laid to rest in his native village 

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):Shaheed Head Constable Adeel Hussain of Islamabad Capital Police was laid to rest in his native village Pakpattan with full official honors. A large number of officers of Islamabad Capital Police, Punjab Police and civilians were present, a police public relations officer said. He said that, the security in Islamabad was kept on high alert and strict checking was going on at the entrances and exits of the city and inside the city that on Friday Eagle Squad and Falcon stopped and checked a suspicious taxi at service road sector I-10 when a suicide bomber in

CBD Punjab Pays Tribute to Quaid E Azam On His 146th Birth Anniversary 

Lahore, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):Punjab Central Business District Development Authority (PCBDDA), also known as Central Business District (CBD Punjab), has paid a creative tribute to the founder of Pakistan, Quaid E Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah on his 146th birth anniversary by installing a portrait of Quaid E Azam 50 ft above the ground level. The portrait is installed at the CBD Punjab project site in Lahore. CEO of PCBDDA, Mr. Imran Amin has said that “We are working hard to make Pakistan a welfare and economic state as per Quaid’s vision. This is a small token of homage to the

President calls for making Persons with Disabilities equal, productive citizens 

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed the need for making concerted efforts to improve the accessibility and inclusion of Persons with Disabilities into the mainstream of society so as to make them equal, productive, and active citizens of the country. Addressing an interactive session with persons with disabilities organized by the World Health Organization in Karachi on Saturday, he underlined the need to enhance the inclusion of PWDs in all fields of life, besides providing them with education and employment opportunities in mainstream institutions. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government of Pakistan

President urges Prime Minister, Chief Justice of Pakistan to address grievances of Murad Saeed 

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):President Dr Arif Alvi has urged the Chief Justice of Pakistan and Prime Minister to alleviate the grievances of PTI leader Murad Saeed regarding life threats. In separate letters written to the Chief Justice and Prime Minister, the President asked them to look into issues raised by Murad Saeed regarding his life. Dr Arif Alvi wrote that fake, bogus and frivolous FIR was registered against him for the incident occurred at Masjid Nabvi, Madina Sharif in May this year despite the fact that he was in Pakistan at that time. The President said that aforementioned actions

Eagle Squad is playing a vital role in eradicating crime

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):The Eagle Squad of Islamabad Capital Police is playing a vital role in crime prevention from the city, during the last 24 hours Eagle squad checked a total of 1610 suspicious persons, motorcycles and vehicles, a police public relations officer said. He said that, following the special directions of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad, the Eagle Squad is working under a safe city Islamabad which is deployed in different areas of the city for patrolling and crime prevention. During the last 24 hours, the Eagle Squad checked a total of 392 pedestrians, 771 motorcycles

Written test conducted for drivers vacant posts in Safe City Islamabad Project 

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):A written test was conducted for driver’s vacant posts in the Safe city Islamabad project on Saturday at Police Lines Headquarters, a police public relations officer said. He said that, the recruitment process is being supervised by the Capital Police Officer (CPO) Safe City Islamabad Rommel Akram in order to make it transparent and merit-based. The whole arrangements for written tests were supervised by CPO Safe City and SP Headquarters Saud khan. To ensure transparency and merit, the whole process of the written test was recorded by safe city cameras, smart cars, drones and video cameras.

Keel Laying and Steel Cutting Ceremony of HANGOR Class Submarines held at Karachi Shipyard

Karachi, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):The indigenous submarine development project at Pakistan achieved another mega milestone, wherein, the Keel Laying Ceremony of first HANGOR Class Submarine and Steel Cutting of second Submarine held at Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works (KS and EW). Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The defence agreement between Pakistan and China included development of 08 x HANGOR Class Submarines including 04 under constructions at Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Group (WSIG) in China and remaining 04 being built at KS and EW under Transfer of Technology (ToT) agreement. The

Info Minister rejects PTI Chief’s predication about early elections 

Islamabad, December 24, 2022 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has rejected the prediction of chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan regarding the early elections in March next year. In a tweet on Saturday, she sarcastically asked Imran Khan whether his prediction about the general elections is pointing towards 2024. Questioning Imran Khan, the Minister for Information said you were trying to make a deal with former Army Chief for lifetime extension and also with former DG FIA. She said Imran Khan, what wounds, you have inflicted to people are sufficient. She said inflation and unemployment are still haunting the