Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme expanded in phases

Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme expanded in phases FAISALABAD: NEWS Line: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that the Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme will be expanded all over the country. Addressing a ceremony after laying foundation stone of Naya Pakistan Housing project in Islamabad Zone-IV, he said that the aim of this scheme is that the people who cannot buy their houses can purchase construct on installments. “Malaysia, Turkey and India have also launched such schemes,” he said. The prime minister went on to say that the housing units will…

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DAC Social Acceptance visit HRCP, Discuss Rights’ Situation

DAC Social Acceptance visit HRCP, Discuss Rights’ Situation FAISALABAD: NEWS Line: The delegation of District Action Committee (DAC) from social Acceptance for all visited the directorate of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) in Lahore. The DAC met director HRCP Muna Baig, Program Officer HRCP Tahira Habib and others there. The delegation was led by convener DAC and former Assistant Secretary Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists Hamid Yaseen. The members of the DAC, the Head of the History and Pakistan Studies department GCUF Dr. Rizwan Ullah Kokab, the Head of…

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Population Day : Awareness Walk Arranged in Faisalabad

Population Day : Awareness Walk Arranged in Faisalabad FAISALABAD: NEWS Line: District Population Welfare office arranged an awareness walk to mark the World Population Day here on Thursday.  The walk was started from District Council Chowk and culminated at Katcheri bazar chowk after passing through the Khaleeq Qureshi road.  Chairman PHA/MPA Latif Nazar  led the walk District Population Welfare Officer Zafar Iqbal,  DDO Population Welfare Tayyaba Azam, District Coordinator for Epidemics Dr. Bilal Ahmad and other  officers were also present in the walk and a large number of citizens belonging to different…

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Train Clash: Death Toll rises to 21, 100 injured

Train Clash: Death Toll rises to 21, 100 injured RAHIM YAR KHAN: NEWS Line: The death toll rose to 21 in the collision between a Quetta-bound Akbar Express and a freight train at Walhar Railway Station near Rahim Yar Khan on Thursday. More than 100 people sustained critical injuries in the tragic incident. According to reports, Rahim Yar Khan District Police Officer (DPO) Umer Salamat told the media that a rescue operation was launched and hydraulic cutters were brought at the site to retrieve bodies of the deceased. Meanwhile, injured…

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Domestic Workers Act Enforcement is revolutionary step

Domestic Workers Act Enforcement is revolutionary step FAISALABAD: NEWS Line: Punjab Minister for Labour & Human Resources Ansar Majeed Khan has said that the enforcement of Punjab Domestic Workers Act 2019 was a revolutionary step of present govt. which would provide social protection to the domestic workers. He stated this while addressing the inaugural ceremony of registration of domestic workers held at local Banquet Hall at Jaranwala road. Provincial Parliamentary Secretary for Labour Shakeel Shahid, MPAs Latif Nazar, Mian Waris Aziz, Commissioner Social Security Punjab Saqib Manan, Divisional Commissioner Mehmud…

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