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Admin kicks off anti-encroachment drive alongside River Swat



SWAT: The district administration on Thursday launched an operation in opposition to unlawful constructions, encroachments, and accumulation of particles together with River Swat right here.

The choice to launch the anti-encroachment operation was taken at a high-level assembly chaired by Commissioner Malakand Division Shaukat Ali Yousafzai at Commissioner’s workplace Saidu Sharif.

The assembly was attended by Regional Police Officer Malakand Division Zeeshan Asghar, Swat Deputy Commissioner Junaid Khan, District Police Officer Zahid Nawaz Marwat and different officers.

The assembly additionally accredited the formation of a committee to work out a method for figuring out encroachments and different unlawful actions alongside River Swat.

The Assistant Commissioner Bahrain will chair the committee and SDO Irrigation and TMO Bahrain will likely be members of the committee. The SDO Irrigation has been assigned the duty to determine encroachments underneath the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa River Safety Act (Amended) 2014.

Throughout the assembly, Commissioner Shaukat Ali Yousafzai expressed outrage over unlawful constructions and particles being dumped round Swat River. He mentioned that such conduct towards the pure surroundings, particularly with Swat River is insupportable. Strict motion must be taken in opposition to encroachers, mentioned the commissioner. The commissioner mentioned {that a} committee is being fashioned to maneuver ahead underneath a complete plan.

However, the committee has began its work and on the suggestions of the committee, the Swat district administration has despatched 21 individuals to jail underneath part 3 of Upkeep of Public Order Ordinance.

However, residents of Kalam staged a sit-in in opposition to the arrests in the course of the anti-encroachment operation in Kalam valley final evening.

The protesters, led by Malik Pattan Khan, former Tehsil Nazim Habibullah, Malik Amir Stated and Malik Gul Zada, blocked all roads together with the primary freeway of Mingora and continued chanting slogans in opposition to the administration.

The audio system claimed that residents of Kalam had been arrested in a raid on their homes final evening, which is in opposition to native traditions and tantamount to victimization.

They introduced that their protest would proceed till the arrested individuals are launched.

In the meantime, Malik Pattan Khan, who led a protest in opposition to the administration in Kalam Valley, died of a cardiac arrest.

He was on the best way house after the protest ended when he suffered a coronary heart assault which proved deadly. He was a senior member of Jamaat-e-Islami.


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Injured PTI MPA underwent surgical procedure, shifted to ward: LRH Spokesman



PESHAWAR: Severely injured PTI MPA Malik Liaqat Khan has been operated upon and shifted to ward, spokesman for the Woman Studying Hospital Muhammad Asim informed media right here on Sunday.

The injured MPA was present process therapy at Woman Studying Hospital, the spokesman confirmed. He mentioned MPA Malik Liaqat Khan was hit by a number of bullets in his abdomen and shoulder and was operated upon and shifted to the ward, spokesperson LRH knowledgeable.

Malik Liaqat just isn’t totally aware, it could be untimely to say something about his full restoration, hospital spokesperson mentioned whereas replying a query when requested about his situation. Three individuals injured together with the MPA are additionally admitted to the hospital emergency division, he disclosed.

“Malik Liaqat Khan’s nephew Huzaifa is among the many injured, mentioned the LRH spokesperson.”

Huzaifa was additionally shot within the abdomen and was additionally operated on, Asim mentioned. He mentioned MPA Secretary Shoaib and good friend Shakir are among the many different injured. Malik Liaqat Khan was injured in a murderous assault in Dir Decrease on Saturday evening. The injured had been shifted to Peshawar after first help in Timargarh District Headquarter Hospital, spokesperson LRH mentioned.

He mentioned MPA Malik Liaqat Khan was injured together with others within the assaults together with his good friend Shakir, Secretary Shoaib, and nephew Huzaifa and people useless within the assault had been recognized as Jan Alam, his brother, Yasir his nephew, gunman Naseer and one other particular person.

Assault on MPA Liaqat condemned

Particular Assistant to Chief Minister on Info and Public Relation Barrister Muhammad Ali Saif on Sunday condemned assault on PTI’s MPA Malik Liaqat Ali in Dir Decrease.

In a condemnation message, Barrister Saif mentioned that the Chief Minister has taken discover of the incident and directed police chief to arrest the attackers.

Barrister Saif mentioned that such cowardice assault can not repulse their brave.

He mentioned that these concerned within the incident can be delivered to justice quickly.

He prayed to Allah Almighty for the departed soul in everlasting peace and grant braveness to bereaved relations to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude and for early restoration of the injured individuals.


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4 of identical household shot useless over enmity



PESHAWAR: 4 members of a identical household had been killed when their rivals opened fireplace on them close to Village Lala Kalay over an previous enmity right here on Sunday.

In accordance with the Chamkani police two accused named Bilal and Idrees opened fireplace on their rivals killing 4 individuals on the spot. The attackers managed to flee from the crime scene.

One other report stated the incident befell over bargaining for the buying of animals in Kala Mandi of Peshawar. The deceased had been recognized as Bakht Zaman, Sufaid Gul, Mohammad Rehan and Zubair. The deceased individuals had been the residents of village Masma, Chamkani.

The police have registered a case and launch hunt for arrest of the killers at massive.

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PECN lauds KP’s determination on free transportation services for feminine college students



PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Training Champions Community (PECN) has lauded the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa authorities determination to offer free transportation services to feminine college students in province.

In response to a press launch issued right here on Wednesday, the KP authorities not too long ago introduced free transportation services for feminine college students.

KP Chief Minister Mehmood Khan accepted free transportation for feminine college students attending any public sector college within the province to extend the literacy charge among the many women. Many ladies in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province had been discouraged from persevering with their schooling annually due to the lengthy distances between their houses and colleges and the dearth of inexpensive transportation choices for them to journey.

Initially, the PTC (Mum or dad-Trainer Council) fund can be utilized for the pilot challenge in distant areas of the province, in accordance with the main points offered by the Elementary and Secondary Training Division (ESED).

In 2022 Ladies Parliamentary Caucus (WPC) by a advice paper and joint place paper by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Fee on Standing of Ladies and Baby Welfare & Safety Fee of their joint place paper with Pakistan Training Champions Community emphasised the availability of free transportation for women within the rural areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

In response to the survey, which was carried out as a part of the BISP’s Nationwide Socio-Financial Registry census with the assistance of elementary and secondary college lecturers, the kids not attending college within the province complete 4.7 million whereas the variety of out-of-school women within the province is 2.9 million, which quantities to 53 per cent of the whole 5.4 million lady inhabitants of the identical age group.

Blue Veins native not-for-profit group working to advertise and defend women’ secondary Training in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for women says if there isn’t any college in her village she is pressured to drop out. Mother and father won’t permit their women to stroll to highschool as a result of threat of violence, and there’s no inexpensive manner for them to attend college outdoors of their village. Due to this, there may be little incentive for a woman in these rural villages to remain in class previous sixth grade.

Qamar Naseem, Program Supervisor Blue Veins and Training Champion from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa mentioned “free transportation can help women on the transitional stage, main the way in which in establishing feminine schooling as a norm somewhat than an anomaly.”

“The accepted scheme will assist mitigates gender imbalances, bolsters particular person shallowness and fosters a larger, extra energetic function for ladies in society.”

“The impacts of this program might be far-reaching, reverberating throughout the financial system and the futures of ladies and their households,” he added.



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