Daily Archives: October 9, 2020

Two more fall prey to coronavirus in Sindh

Karachi, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said on Friday that two more patients of COVID-19 lost their lives overnight, lifting the death toll from the disease to 2,543 in Sindh province. In a statement...

UN committed $3 million to assist rain affectees: Sindh Chief Minister

Karachi, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah informed on Friday that the United Nations had been responding to the flood affected areas of Mirpurkhas and Hyderabad division on humanitarian grounds and their more support was...

Sindh Chief Minister says he has strengthened internal audit system

Karachi, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said Friday that internal audit system had been developed in all the government departments, including local government, for effective and appropriate management risk and to fill the gaps...

PARC introduces improved Fodder Crops Hybrid Varieties

Islamabad, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): A meeting of Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) for recommendation of newly developed crop fodder varieties, was held at Pakistan Agriculture Research Council on this Thursday. The meeting which was started off by Chairman, PARC, Dr....

Requirement of some particular Lab for COVID-19 RT-PCR test for travel to Pakistan

London, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): We have seen reports about the requirement of some particular Lab for COVID-19 RT-PCR test for travel to Pakistan. This is to clarify that the Government of Pakistan requires all passengers to Pakistan to provide...

Over 725 Government Colleges in Punjab receive 125,000 admission applications on PITB’s OCAS Portal

Lahore, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): Over 725 government colleges have received over 1,25,000 admission applications so far from students across Punjab through the Online College Admissions System (OCAS) web portal developed by Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) for Higher Education...

Deduction of charges / taxes on prepaid re-load /recharge and tariffs

Islamabad, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): With reference to taxes applied on the recharge /reload of prepaid balance, it is stated that Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs) are deducting only Withholding tax and General Sales Tax / Federal Excise Duty on the...

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority blocks TikTok in Pakistan

Islamabad, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): In view of number of complaints from different segments of the society against immoral/indecent content on the video sharing application TikTok, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has issued instructions for blocking of the application. Keeping in...

H.E. Mr. Ali Alizada, Ambassador of Azerbaijan called on General Nadeem Raza, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, at Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): H.E. Mr. Ali Alizada, Ambassador of Azerbaijan called on General Nadeem Raza, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, at Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi. Matters of bilateral interest and regional security were discussed during the meeting....

A meeting of a four-member delegation of Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association held with Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjarani

Islamabad, October 09, 2020 (PPI-OT): A meeting of a four-member delegation of Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association was held with Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjarani here at the Parliament House on Friday. The delegation was led by Dr. Jaso Mall T....