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  • KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at Governor House. Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair was also present on the occasion.

  • KARACHI: Activists of Tehreek-e-Labaikh Ya Rasool Allah chanting slogans while protesting at Numaish Chowrangi demanding removal of Federal Law Minister Zahid Hamid.

  • KARACHI: Lady health workers yesterday administering anti-polio drops to a boy in Liaquatabad UC-4 area during Anti-Polio campaign.

  • KARACHI: Mayor Waseem Akhter presiding over a meeting of scholars of different Sects to maintain peace and harmony on the occasion of Rabiul Awwal here yesterday.

City to receive showers in Ramazan

KARACHI: The holy month of Ramazan will be comparatively cooler in Karachi  as Met Office forecasted heavy showers in 10 to 15 days in the metropolis. DG Met Office Ghulam Rasool said the wet spell will last for one to two days. —PPI

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Polio to be eradicated soon: CS

KARACHI: A high level meeting on polio was chaired by Chief Secretary Sindh at Sindh Secretariat here yesterday. It was also participated by Dr Azra Pechuho and Shahnaz Wazir Ali. The meeting reviewed the polio campaign from March to May in Sindh. Secretary Health Sindh, Commissioner Karachi Syed Asif Hyder …

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Woman among 15 suspects held in City

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: At least 15 suspected persons including a woman were apprehended during search operations by police in different areas of Karachi yesterday. The police conducted search operation in Hijrat Colony and arrested 14 suspects. Meanwhile, the police conducted a raid at a hideout in Malir City and …

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SHC orders vacation of houses obstructing LEW project

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: The Sindh Court (SHC) yesterday recalled its stay order regarding the demolition of some houses, in Karachi’s Liaquatabad area which were obstructing the construction work on Lyari Expressway, and directed the residents to vacate the land by June 08. Headed by Justice Munib Akhter, the SHC …

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Five Illegal water hydrants demolished in Malir

By Nasir Mehmood KARACHI: Five illegal water hydrants have been demolished in the area of Ibrahim Hyderi on the instructions of DC (Deputy Commissioner) Malir Syed Muhammad Ali Shah. Accordingly an operation was carried out under the supervision of assistant commissioner and Mukhtiarkar in the areas of Ilyas Goth, Chashma …

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No load shedding during Sehri, Iftar: KE

KARACHI: K-Electric (KE) has announced that load-shedding will not be carried out during Sehri and Iftar in the holy month of Ramadan for residential and commercial consumers. A KE spokesperson said power utility is to provide maximum relief during Sehri and Iftar timings to residential and commercial consumers. “However, the …

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Three dead in oil tanker explosion

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: At least three people were killed and two others wounded in an explosion in Karachi’s Steel Town yesterday. Police said the incident occurred when victims were busy welding an oil tanker at the Zulfiqar Oil Terminal Workshop near Wireless Gate. The bodies and the injured were …

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Man killed by unknown men in City

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: A man was stabbed to death by unknown men in the metropolis yesterday. According to rescue sources, a 25-year-old man, Imran, son of Yusuf, was killed due to multiple stabbing by unknown men near Ammar Yasir Society in Malir. His body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate …

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Man killed, other injured in road accident

KARACHI: A man was killed and another injured in a road incident in the metropolis yesterday. According to rescue sources, the incident took place in Malir Cantt near checkpost-6 when a speeding vehicle collided with a motorcycle, killing a 37-year-old Masroor, son of Ghulam Husain, and injuring Naeem Sabir, aged …

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