KP Secretary Energy agrees with cost of power plant restoration

PESHAWAR:Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Energy & Power, Nisar Ahmad Khan has agreed with the estimated cost for restoration of the flood-affected power plant of 36.6 megawatt Daral Khawar Hydropwer Project. The Secretary Energy & Power Nisar Ahmad Khan and PEDO Chief Executive Engineer Naeem Khan along with the team of expert engineers working on the project … Read more

Residents still awaiting action against encroachments

RAWALPINDI:The inaction by the concerned departments of the city government against the illegal encroachments is contrary to the tall claims of the Punjab Government about ensuring smooth traffic flow as the setting up of illicit stalls and hand-carts seems everywhere. Under the Punjab Local Government rules, no encroachment could be established on the state land, … Read more

IRSA releases 44,500 cusecs water

ISLAMABAD:Indus River System Authority (IRSA) on Sunday released 44,500 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 44,000 cusecs. According to the data released by IRSA, the water level in River Indus at Tarbela Dam was 1494.32 feet and was 96.32 feet higher than its dead level of 1,398 feet. Water inflow and outflow … Read more

Paying special heed to differently-able persons

ISLAMABAD:Allah Almighty has bestowed mankind with countless abilities to see, listen, speak, walk, think and much more regardless of their religion, caste, creed, sex, race and mobility. The creation of human beings is the best ever creation among all creatures on earth and in the heavens and Allah Almighty commands to equally protect the rights … Read more

Motorway Police recover huge quantity of drugs on M-1

ISLAMABAD:In a successful operation on the Motorway M-1 near Peshawar, the National Highway and Motorway Police recovered a large quantity of drugs here on Sunday. On the basis of intelligence, a suspected vehicle was chased by the police, but the driver fled from the scene. A woman and a five-year-old girl in the car were … Read more

Two laborers die in Chakwal coalmine collapse

ISLAMABAD:Two laborers were killed and many others were crushed when a coal mine collapsed in Chakwal on Sunday. According to a private news channel, a coalmine shelf collapsed in Matan Kalan in Chakwal district, leaving two miners dead and many others have been injured while three laborers were rescued alive. Immediately after the incident, Rescue … Read more