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SC endorsed PPP stance with ruling on ECL case: Murtaza

KARACHI: Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information, Law and Anti-Corruption Establishment Barrister Murtaza Wahab said the Supreme Court had seconded the Pakistan Peoples Party’s stance during the hearing of the case regarding the Exit Control List (ECL) on Monday, ARY News reported. Murtaza Wahab said it had been established by the court verdict that the cases against Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah were false. Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian…

K-IV has been turned from a dream to reality, says CM Murad

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that K-IV, the mega water project of Karachi, had turned into a reality because of sincerity of the provincial government. "Earlier, it was a dream and it would have never seen the day of the light had it not been redesigned and included all the missing components of the project," he said on Saturday while talking to media just after receiving presentation from Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) Commanding Officer Lt Col Usman Aftab at Keenjhar, the starting point…

Murad will talk to centre for 50 percent cost-sharing of K-IV water project

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in order to complete Greater Karachi Bulk Water Project held a high-level meeting to settle all its issues, including increasing cost of the project which is being estimated at Rs75 billion. The meeting was especially attended by Corps Commander Karachi Lt General Humayun Aziz. The other participants were Chairman P&D Mohammad Waseem, DG FWO Major General Inam Hyder Malik, Principal secretary to CM Sajid Jamal Abro, MD Water Board Khalid Shaikh, PD K-IV Asad Zamin and…

Murad terms Sindh police best force for fighting bravely with terrorists

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Thursday said the Sindh police was one of the best forces in the world for they fought against terrorists, target killers and extortionists bravely across the length and breadth of the province. “The peace has not returned here easily but it has taken lives of our police, Rangers and Pakistan Army personnel and I salute the martyrs and pay rich tribute to the families of shuhadas,” he said while addressing 40th batch of 760 men at the passing out parade of police at…

CM Murad directs taskforce to launch campaign for eradication of polio, measles

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday reiterated his resolve to eradicate polio and measles from Sindh by intensifying vaccination campaigns and launching awareness drives. These issues came under discussion while he was presiding over a meeting of provincial taskforce for polio eradication here at the CM House. Minister Health Dr Azra Pechuho, Chief Secretary Mumtaz Ali Shah, Principal Secretary to CM Sajid Jamal Abro, provincial secretaries of local government and health, Commissioner Karachi…

CM decides to conduct scientific survey to assess poverty in Sindh

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has decided to conduct a scientific survey to measure poverty ratio in the province so that it could be addressed accordingly. He took this decision on Monday while presiding over a meeting on development programme here at the CM House. The meeting was attended by Chairman Planning & Development (P&D) Department Mohammad Waseem, Principal Secretary to CM Sohail Rajput, Secretary Finance Dr Noor Alam, Fatah Tunio of P&D, Additional Secretary CM Secretariat…

200 ambulances to be added into ambulance service by December: Murad

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Sunday said that 200 ambulances would be inducted into ambulance service in the province by the end of this year. Chairing a meeting regarding provision of ambulance service to National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) in Karachi, he said that trained staff will also be provided to NICVD. In March, the Sindh chief minister handed over 12 well-equipped ambulances to Tharparkar district for its six taluka hospitals. “I am pleased to hand over 12…

PTI govt to complete all projects of CPEC, says state minister

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Communications Murad Saeed said on Sunday the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government would complete all projects of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). "Reforms are being introduced in the communication sector besides eradicating corruption," he said while addressing a news conference in Islamabad. The minister of state said six projects are being sent for third party audit while 34 other completed projects would be scrutinised. He said e-billing would be introduced to curb…