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Condolence Meeting for the victims of Peshawar tragedy at DUHS KARACHI: Doctors, medical teachers, students and other staff of Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) joined the nation in its grief regarding Peshawar tragedy and arranged a condolence meeting cum Dua for the victims.Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Masood Hameed Khan and senior faculty members of the University including Prof. Junaid Ashraf, Prof. Salahuddin Afsar and Prof. Naheed Sultan said the brutal killing of school children was one the worst terrorism related incident in the world.Terming December 16 as the darkest day in the history of Pakistan, they said no human can think of this kind of blooded massacre of children and youth.Paying tribute to the innocent martyrs, that also included some of the most dedicated teachers, instructors and staffers of the school, they said nation has to be well prepared to ensure that the incident is never repeated.They also asked law enforcement agencies demanding indiscriminate action against the perpetrators of the crime.Prof. ...

Rivers, reservoirs position LAHORE: The position of rivers inflow and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages on Friday was as follows:Rivers: Indus at Tarbela-Inflows 17,700 cusecs and Outflows 45,000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 8,400 cusecs and Outflows 8,400 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla- Inflows 10,700 cusecs and Outflows 45,000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala- nflows 6,700 cusecs and Outflows 3,000 cusecs. Barrages: Jinnah-Inflows 51,300 cusecs and Outflows 43,800 cusecs, Chashma -Inflows ...
IESCO issues power suspension programme ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) on Thursday issued a power suspension programme for various areas of its region due to necessary maintenance and routine development work on December 19 and 20.According to an IESCO spokesman, the power supply of following feeders/grid stations would remain suspended as under:On 19 December From 09:00am to 03:00pm, Officer Colony, Jhangi, Peshawar Road,Westridge, EME Complex, Q.A. Hospital, Chakra, Seham, Raja Abad feeders,On 20 December From 10:00am to 03:00pm, ...
FESCO issues shutdown programme FAISALABAD: The Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has issued shutdown programme for necessary repair, maintenance and expansion of electricity lines. According to the programme issued by the company here on Thursday, power supply from Model Town feeder emanating from 132-KV University grid station, SS-Road feeder originating from 132-KV OTP grid station, Bachiana feeder emanating from 132-KV Jaranwala grid station and Lathianwala feeder originating from 132-KV Khurarianwala grid station will remain suspended from 9:00 a.m. to ...
Reference for Martyrs of Peshawar held at Sindh Secretariat KARACHI: A condolence meeting, chaired by Chief Secretary, Sajjad Saleem Hotiana, was held on Thursday at Sindh Secretariat for the martyrs of Peshawar.On the occasion, provincial secretary for education, Dr. Fazllulah Peechuhoo presented a reference and resolution unanimously adopted by the meeting.Qari Amanullah recited verses from Holy Quran and Qari Abdul Rauf Qadri also made dua asking Allah Almighty to grant eternal peace to the departed victims of Peshawar and solace to the bereaved families.The ...
Heavy fog claims 4 lives,7 injured MANDI BAHAUDIN: Atleast four persons died while seven others including three women were critically injured when a passenger van smashed with a truck due to heavy fog here on Thursday.According to police details, Chak 89 sargodha bound passenger van No C,2716 collided with truck No, GLT 8946 due to fog near Sayeda.As a result Khalida Ishaq, Rabia Bibi, Abdul Rehman, And 12 years old boy Ali Akhtar died on the spot. Whereas critically injured Sumair ...
PPP stand by with victims' families: Kaira, Pervez Ashraf PESHAWAR: Former Prime Minister Pervez Ashraf and ex-Federal Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira here on Thursday said that PPP was standby with victims' families of school attack and the sacrifices rendered by the students would not go waste.Addressing a press conference here, Pervez Ashraf said attack on school is very barbaric act that was felt in the entire world.He said people and politicians should raise above party politics and by standing together we can defeat the ...


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