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Five Multan university students arrested for kidnapping professor

MULTAN: Police on Wednesday arrested five students and recovered a professor of Bahauddin Zakariya University who was made hostage by them in Multan, ARY News reported. Police rounded up the suspects with the help of surveillance camera footage and seized weapons from their possession.  According to details, in the eyebrow-raising incident, a group of students belonging to the student wing of a political party, the PSF, kidnapped Professor Wasif Noman Ansari allegedly for giving them poor marks in examinations.…

Plan devised for Nishtar Hospital II in Multan: CM Punjab

LAHORE:  Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Tuesday presided over separate meetings of members of the provincial assembly belonging to Multan and Sahiwal divisions at Punjab Assembly. Addressing the meetings, the chief minister said that said that he is well aware of problems of South Punjab and and added that practical steps will be taken instead of indulging in any lip service. "A plan has been devised to start Nishtar Hospital-II in Multan. I will personally monitor the field situation by visiting…

The female car mechanic driving change in Multan

MULTAN: Since picking up a wrench as one of the first female car mechanics in conservative society, Uzma Nawaz has faced two common reactions: shock and surprise. And then a bit of respect. The 24-year-old spent years overcoming entrenched gender stereotypes and financial hurdles en route to earning a mechanical engineering degree and netting a job with an auto repairs garage in the eastern city of Multan. "I took it up as a challenge against all odds and the meagre financial resources of my family," Nawaz told AFP.…

Mobile phones banned in public schools of Multan

MULTAN: District Education Authority of Multan has banned use of mobile phones inside the public schools, ARY News reported. CEO Education Multan on Tuesday said cellphones would be submitted with the principal and the teachers would get it back before leaving the school.  A notification in this regard reads, "It has been observed that teachers get into their mobile phones during school time which affects children's education. Therefore, it is directed that nobody should use mobile phones during the school timing.…

Winning candidate against Shah Mahmood from PP-217 disqualified

MULTAN: During July 25 polls, independent candidate Muhammad Salman, who won against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Shah Mahmood Qureshi on PP-217 seat from Multan, was declared disqualified on Monday. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) announced the decision in favor of a petition challenging the eligibility of Muhammad Salman that he does not meet the required age to be a lawmaker. The ECP stated, “According to National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) records, Muhammad Salman was under 25 years and…