Kamran demands to dispatch medics to Thar
PAF C-130 airlifts edibles for drought-stricken peopleIslamabad—A Pakistan Air Force (PAF) C-130 aircraft carrying edibles for the people of draught stricken areas of Tharparker landed at Talhar, a forward airfield of PAF.The food supplies were airlifted for quick dispensation to the draught stricken areas of Thar on the instructions of Chief of Air the Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt, said a PAF press release issued here.
Passengers forced to wait for 24 hours in front of Lawari tunnel
Gul Hamad FarooqiChitral—People had to wait for 24 hours in front of Lawari tunnel under open sky in chili cold weather. Passengers complained that they reached at 2 PM in front of Lawari tunnel but project Director (PD) Imdad Hussain not allowed them to travel through the tunnel. Passengers told this scribe that government have already announced opening of Lawari tunnel for vehicular traffic on Saturday and Sunday but despite that PD strained these people comprising on women and children as well as serious patients.
‘Job Fair’ under Punjab Youth Festival concludes
Salim AhmedLahore—Provincial Minister for Education, Sports & Youth Affairs Punjab Rana Mashhood Ahmed Khan has said that approximately six hundred thousand overseas Pakistani employees play significant role in national economic development.
This meager number of expatriates does not commensurate with the actual potential our younger generation possesses. All the government agencies including National Manpower Bureau should make concerted efforts to enhance the employability of the Pakistani youth to achieve prosperity for our nation.
Govt wants uniform development of province: KhattakCM eulogizes Siraj’s contribution to KP building
Staff Reporterpeshawar—Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has said that financial constraints is the major issue in speedy development of the province but it was never made impediment in our way to go forward. Era of progress and prosperity is ushering in KP soon.
We instead of taxing or burdening our people for resources will get our arrears and share of hydel net profit from center for which KP Senior Minister Finance Sirajul Haq is doing serious efforts. The present PTI led coalition govt believes in such a development that besides construction of roads, schools and colleges can also enhance job opportunities and poor can also prosper.
Private sector playing role in enhancing literacy rate
Raza NaqviAttock—Present govt is according priority to education sector and allocating funds generously as only education can guarantee prosperity and development at every level.
We must groom our young lot keeping in view the challenges of future. State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmad said this while addressing as chief guest on the occasion of “Parents Day” at “House Of Economics” in Attock.
PO 25th Anniversary