Day: December 28, 2022

Opening of Field Offices of SBP BSC on Dec 31, 2022 for Exchanging Old Designed Demonetized Banknotes 

Karachi, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):In terms of Federal Government Notification F.No.2(1)IF-III/2010 dated December 23, 2021 last date for exchangeability of old design large, size banknotes of Rs 10, 50, 100 and 1000 is December 31, 2022. These banknotes are exchangeable from the field offices of State Bank of Pakistan’s subsidiary, namely, SBP Banking Services Corporation (SBP-BSC) only. In order to facilitate the public, the SBP BSC field offices shall remain open on Saturday, December 31, 2022 up to 8 PM, besides working for extending hours on Friday December 30, 2022. Public is requested to get these old design, large size

Chances of New Series of Snowfall in Upper Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):Chance of rains in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and new series of snowfall in upper districts from tomorrow, instructions to concerned agencies to take advance measures in view of rains/snowfall. For more information, contact: Planning and Development Department Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Tel: +92-91-9210494-6 Email: Website:

Keys of 27 recovered vehicles handed over to rightful owners

Islamabad, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):The Anti-Vehicle Lifting Unit (AVLU) of the Islamabad capital police in a crackdown against car lifters apprehended seven criminals including four members of two notorious gangs besides recovery of 27 vehicles worth millions of rupees from their possession, a police public relations officer said. He said that, on the special orders of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan, a graceful ceremony to hand over the keys of recovered vehicles to their rightful owners was held in which CPO Operations Sohail Zafar Chatha and SSP Operations Malik Jamil Zafar handed over the

26th CNS Open Golf Championship kicked off at Karachi Golf Club

Karachi, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):The Opening Ceremony and Media Brief of 26th Chief of the Naval Staff Open Golf Championship held today at picturesque Karachi Golf Club (KGC). Commander Karachi Rear Admiral Mian Zakirullah Jan graced the occasion as Chief Guest and inaugurated the championship. During the media brief, the Patron Pakistan Navy Golf (South), Cdre Muhammad Irfan Taj apprised on salient of championship scheduled from 29 Dec 22 to 01 Jan 23 and its conduct in various categories. The Golf Championship will be played in professionals, amateurs, veterans, ladies and junior categories. For Professional and amateurs’ categories, the tournament

Roll number slip for Constables recruitment written test issued 

Islamabad, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):Recruitment for the post of constables in Islamabad Capital Police is continued. Islamabad Capital Police has released the schedule of written exams for the recruitment of Constables, a police public relations officer said. He said that, the recruitment process is being supervised by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan to make it transparent and merit-based. Written test will be held on 31 December at Islamabad Sports Complex at 8 am. Candidates from Islamabad, Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir who pass the physical test will participate in

Action expedites against one way violators; 25,941 challan tickets issued 

Islamabad, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):Islamabad: Keeping in view the safety of the citizens and road safety rules, the Islamabad Capital Police expedited strict action against one way and other traffic rules violators and issued 25,941 fine tickets over one-way violation during the ongoing year. Following the special direction of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr Akbar Nasir Khan, special squads have been formed, which will be deployed exclusively on all major highways of Islamabad like Expressway, Srinagar Highway, Margalla Road, IJP Road, Murree Road, 7th Avenue and 9th Avenue. In this regard, orders have been issued to the Zonal

State Bank to issue banknotes with Jameel Ahmad’s signature from December 29, 2022 

Karachi, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):The State Bank of Pakistan will start issuing banknotes bearing the signature of SBP Governor, Jameel Ahmad with effect from December 29, 2022 from the offices of SBP Banking Services Corporation. The banknotes bearing the signatures of his predecessors will continue to remain in circulation as legal tender. For more information, contact: Chief Spokesman, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Central Directorate I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan Tel: +92-21-111-727-111 Tel: +92-21-39212562 Fax: +92-21-39212433 - 39212436 Email: Website:

Extension in Winter Vacations in Schools 

Lahore, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):The Department of Literacy and Non-Formal Basic Education Punjab has given winter vacations from December 28, 2022 to January 6, 2023 in all non-formal educational schools of Punjab in view of the harsh weather. For more information, contact: Directorate General Public Relations, Government of the Punjab Lahore, Pakistan Tel: +92-42-9201390-86 Website:

Implementation of Kisan Package should be accelerated, Prime Minister’s directive 

Islamabad, December 28, 2022 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif presided over the review meeting on the historic Kisan Package given by the government for the development of the agricultural sector. In his opening remarks, the Prime Minister said that we have to ensure food security in Pakistan at all costs. The Prime Minister directed that special attention should be paid to the cultivation and production of wheat, cotton, canola and olives for food security in the country. Moreover, the farmers should be ensured the supply of better seeds to increase the production of other food grains including pulses. The Prime