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Interior Minister chairs high level meeting on formation of National Internal Security Policy 2018-2023

Islamabad, January 16, 2018 (PPI-OT):Interior Minister Professor Ahsan Iqbal chaired a high level meeting in Islamabad on formation of National Internal Security Policy (NISP) 2018-2023. Meeting was attended by officials from Law enforcement agencies, Counter Terrorism Force, Home Ministries of provincial Government, HEC and Ministry of Interior. Interior Minister said that the Roadmap for formulation of National Internal Security Policy 2018-2023 is centered on the goals defined in vision 2025 that envisages a sharing peace, stability and development link, which is key for progress of any nation. Interior Minister added that we have steered the country towards progress by enabling

Politics of protest badly damaged country’s image: Ahsan Iqbal

Islamabad, January 16, 2018 (PPI-OT):Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal says politics of protest demonstration has badly damaged the image of the country as well as national economy. In an interview, he said continuity of democracy should not be disrupted as it is in the best national interest. The Minister said PML-N leaders are united under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Government of Pakistan 4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan Tel: +92-51-9103557 Email: Website:

Sindh Chief Minister forms 18-member committee for child protection rights

Karachi, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has constituted a 18-member committee under his chairmanship for effective implementation and enforcement of child protection rights. In this connection, the chief secretary Rizwan Memon with the approval of the chief minister has issued a notification. According to the notification, the chief minister would be chairman of the committee while chief secretary, provincial ministers- education, law, Justice (rtd) Nasir Aslam Zahid, advisor to CM for social welfare, special assistants to CM on human rights, secretary education - member/secretary of the committee, provincial secretaries of home social welfare, human rights,

Sindh Chief Minister orders to open one track of Submarine Chowrangi underpass on next Monday

Karachi, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed local government department to complete one-track of Submarine Chowrangi underpass by next Sunday so that it could be open for traffic on Monday. He issued these directives while presiding over a meeting to review Karachi package schemes here at the CM House today. The meeting was attended by Local Government Minister Jam Khan Shoro, Principal Secretary to CM Sohail Rajput, Secretary P and D Shireen Narejo, PD Karachi Package Niaz Soomro, Engineer Khalid Mansoor, senior concerned officers of P and D and finance departments and others. The

Camp Court of the Appellate Tribunal Local Councils Sindh fixed on 20th January 2018 at Khairpur

Karachi, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Ms. Arjumand Aziz, Honourable Chairperson / Judge, Appellate Tribunal Local Councils Sindh is scheduled to hear appeals pertaining to Municipal Corporations, Municipal Committees, Town Committees, District Councils and Union Councils etc. (Local Governments) of the District Khairpur is fixed on 20th January, 2018 at 9:00 am. She shall hold the Camp of the Honourable Tribunal at District and Sessions Court Khairpur. For more information, contact: Information and Archives Department Directorate of Press Information Government of Sindh 95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi, Pakistan Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401 Email: Website:

Pakistani Youths are skilful and talented: Nasir Shah

Karachi, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Sindh Minister for Information, Labour and Transport Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that the youths are our hope of the future, they are talented one and they are the bright side of our society as the Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has given special focused to the youths in the Local Government System as they build the nation with their capabilities in future by playing their due role in the society. This he observed while addressing the seminar “better youth - better Pakistan” organized by young social reformers held at local hotel here today in which more

Pakistan to become hub for regional trade through CPEC: Prime Minister

Islamabad, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says Pakistan is going to become a hub for regional trade and connectivity after completion of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project. He was talking to a delegation of International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations headed by its President Babar Badat in Islamabad on Monday. The Prime Minister said CPEC has opened up new vistas of opportunities not only for Pakistan but for the entire region. He said Pakistan’s huge road infrastructure could be utilized by the logistics companies for not only catering to the domestic requirements of a growing economy but of

Performance of National Heritage and Literary Division lauded

Islamabad, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):President Mamnoon Hussain says knowledge and literature play an important role for mental and spiritual growth of a society. He was talking to Prime Minister's Advisor on National History and Literary Heritage Irfan Siddiqi in Islamabad on Monday. He lauded the role and performance of national institutions working under National Heritage and Literary Division. For more information, contact: Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Government of Pakistan 4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan Tel: +92-51-9103557 Email: Website:

Pakistan is responsible nuclear state: Dastagir

Islamabad, January 15, 2018 (PPI-OT):Defence Minister Khurram Dastagir has reaffirmed Pakistan's position as a responsible nuclear state and vowed to continue with the policy of full spectrum deterrence. In a policy statement in the National Assembly today, he said the government will meet with vigour and commitment the growing challenges to Pakistan's security and towards maintaining strategic stability in the region. The Minister said Pakistan's defence is robust and our vigilant and highly trained armed forces continue to protect and defend our land, sea and air borders. He said Pakistan has paid huge price in the war against terrorism and