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Islamabad police on Friday registered First Information Report (FIR) against Maulana Abdul Aziz, Khateeb of Lal Masjid. Police sources said that Aabpara police station registered an FIR No 569 under section 506 of Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) against Maulana Abdul Aziz and his four gunmen on the complaint of Syed Naeem, a social activist.

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani has directed police high ups to further enhance the security of sensitive and vulnerable establishments and places and take action with well calculated plan on intelligence alert.
A few hundred activists staged a protest demonstration in front of Lal Masjid and Aabpara Police Station on Friday and demanded registration of an FIR against chief cleric of Lal Masjid Maulana Abdul Aziz. It was the second consecutive protest in two days, wherein politicians and members from the civil society also took part. Senator Nasreen Jalil, Hasil Bazenjo, Nafeesa Shah, Farzana Bari, Rubina Khalid, Bushra Gohar and others joined the protest.
"The on-going deteriorating law and order situation necessitated the need of implementation of effective gender based police reforms aimed at ensuring provision of level playing field to women police as well as effective representation within the police department. The women police should be properly represented within the police department, not only in strength, but also empower them so that they could perform their duties independently in the field," said Gulmina Bilal, Executive Director Individualland Pakistan (IL-Pakistan).
Two persons were killed while two bodies were found here on Friday. According to police and rescue sources, Bakhtiar, son of Bashir, was fatally injured by unknown assailant in Samanabad area. He was rushed to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for treatment however he succumbed to his injuries while being treated. In yet another incident, an unidentified man, aged 30, was shot dead by unknown gunmen near Chamra Chowrangi in Korangi industrial area. The body was shifted to the JPMC for medico-legal formalities.
Advisor to Chief Minister on Health Kh Salman Rafiq has said the government is taking steps for removing the flaws in primary and secondary healthcare system and improvement of health indicators. He said this while addressing the concluding session of a three-day conference on "Transforming Secondary Health Care in Punjab" organized by jointly the Health Department and World Health Organisation (WHO) here on Friday.
Governor of Sindh, Dr Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan on Friday endorsed implementation of the Sindh Eye Surgery (Restriction) Act 2014, across the province with immediate effect. The enforced act is aimed at preventing and prohibiting eye surgery by any person other than qualified and registered medical practitioners.


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ICT 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.309 bln
Exports $1.957 bln
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WeeklyDecember 18, 2014
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