Connect with us

Islamabad

Sherry raises alarms at ravaging hearth at Sherani District

Published

on


ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Local weather Change Senator Sherry Rehman on Friday expressed her grave considerations over ravaging forest hearth getting out of fingers and urged the provincial authorities to take cognizance of its repercussions.
The Local weather Change Minister chaired the second assembly of the PM’s Process Power on International Warming and Warmth Wave held right here on the Ministry of Local weather Change.
Federal Minister for Nationwide Meals Safety Tariq Bashir Cheema, together with secretary info, Chairman NDMA and provincial secretaries attended the assembly. The assembly was convened to apprise the minister on the functioning of the Process Power until now, stated a information launch.
The Local weather Change Minister stated, “The pine nut bushes are burning and three deaths have already been reported. NDMA has offered a helicopter for the mission, now the provincial governments must apprise the Federal authorities on what’s being completed there.”
In the course of the assembly, the Federal Minister was apprised in regards to the institution of the central coordination unit.
This unit will guarantee inter-provincial coordination and can enable Federal authorities to remain up to date on the present local weather change scenario all through the nation.
One other job achieved by the MoCC because the first assembly is the organising of IT portal which will probably be accomplished by thirty first Might.
The ministry had additionally obtained info on actionable selections from the provinces. The assembly additional included updates on the continuing info sharing and vigilance on heatwave. Additional, livestock departments had been suggested to undertake a proactive strategy in offering the wanted info on Heatwave and water shortage affecting the livestock. Ministry of Water Sources was directed to supply info on the present water scenario within the nation in order that knowledgeable selections could be taken on the matter.
Provincial Chief secretaries offered info on the water scenario of their areas. Chief Secretary Sindh reported excessive water stress nonetheless confronted by the area. The difficulty of shutting down tubewells to protect floor water was additionally mentioned throughout the assembly. Lining of canals and different water our bodies was confused and knowledge on the water availability in every province was requested of the provincial chief secretaries.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Islamabad

Police introduce whatsApp quantity for reporting misplaced, lacking objects

Published

on


ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Capital Territory Police (ICTP) have launched a WhatsApp quantity for lodging instantly report about lack of any merchandise of residents and expedite efforts for it’s restoration.

In line with police public relations officer, Islamabad Police IG Dr Akbar Nasir Khan took this vital step for the comfort of residents, including {that a} “Misplaced and Discovered whatsApp quantity” (0331-1114287) has been launched for quick reporting of misplaced or discovered objects and handing over them to the house owners.

The IGP appealed the residents to right away report at Pucar-15 in case any of their belongings is misplaced throughout travels or discovered. The main points of this stuff together with photographs will be forwarded to the WhatsApp quantity in order that the lacking objects will be returned to the precise proprietor.

He stated that ICTP had been attempting its greatest to supply services to the residents at their doorsteps.

He additional stated that every one the emergency providers had additionally been built-in in Secure Metropolis including that every one attainable measures had been being taken to save lots of the lives and property of the residents.

 

 

Continue Reading

Islamabad

Islamabad police to take motion in opposition to unlawful cattle markets

Published

on


ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Police have determined to take strict motion in opposition to unlawful cattle markets hampering site visitors stream and inflicting inconvenience for residents.

Following the instructions of IGP Islamabad Dr Akbar Nasir Khan, particular preparations have been made within the capital to facilitate residents on the event of Eidul Azha. Any hindrance in site visitors stream wouldn’t be tolerated and strict motion could be taken in opposition to these inflicting inconvenience for residents, police spokesman mentioned.

Strict actions could be taken in opposition to unlawful cattle markets and people promoting cattle alongside roads, he mentioned, including that related beat officers and DSPs would guarantee strict motion in opposition to such individuals.

Extra power has been deployed at numerous busy areas and specified cattle markets to make sure clean site visitors stream which might work in three shifts. Objective of this deployment is to make sure clean site visitors stream whereas diversions factors have been additionally erected.

Residents can lodge their complaints at ICTP Helpline (1915 or 051-9261992-93) and immediate motion could be ensured on it.

 

Continue Reading

Islamabad

Excessive costs of sacrificial animals give rise to window buying

Published

on


RAWALPINDI: The consumers visiting cattle markets have been returning with out buying as the costs of sacrificial animals have been skyrocketing.

With just one week left for Eidul Azha, fewer consumers have been seen on the cattle markets arrange by the Rawalpindi administration at eleven factors within the district.

Residents, who arrived right here at Bhatta Chowk sale level together with their youngsters, mentioned on Sunday that animal sellers have been demanding extreme costs past their buying restrict.

Adil Mir, a purchaser on the market, mentioned final 12 months he bought a small goat of 25 kilograms for Rs 45,000, however now the identical animal was being demanded at as much as Rs 90,000, which confirmed the speed of sacrificial animals had gone up by 100 per cent.

Waqas Younas, one other purchaser at Adiala Highway market, mentioned the charges of goats, sheep, buffalos and cows have been inflated, forcing the individuals to go residence empty-handed. He mentioned buffalos and cows of 160 kilograms, which have been out there at no more than Rs 160,000 final 12 months, have been demanded as much as Rs300,000 this 12 months.

He known as upon the district administration to take steps to avoid wasting the general public from fleecing of sellers.

When contacted, President Jamiatul Quresh Pakistan Khursheed Ahmed Qureshi mentioned that the first reason for the rise within the costs of animals was the demand and provide hole.

He mentioned that animal manufacturing had witnessed a steep decline throughout earlier years because the departments involved had didn’t undertake a complete coverage to spice up the manufacturing of halal meat, leading to mutton worth at Rs1,700 per kg and beef worth per kg at Rs1,000 available in the market.

Giving particulars about on-line purchasing for sacrificial animals, Qureshi, a member of the Board of Administrators of Livestock and Dairy Improvement Directorate, mentioned that on-line purchasing for sacrificial had reached as much as 70 per cent as a result of Covid-19 pandemic, including the individuals most popular on-line platforms. He mentioned the usage of on-line platforms to buy sacrificial animals may be another excuse for small crowds on the cattle markets, including that on-line corporations have been providing a goat of 14 kg at Rs. 41,000 and 14 kilograms of share in cows or buffaloes at Rs20,000.

Gul Khan, a calf vendor from Rajanpur, mentioned the rise in transportation expenses, value of animal breeding and bribes collected by the police officers of varied departments led to elevated animal costs. In the meantime, Director Livestock Dr Sarfraz Chatta informed APP that livestock groups have been administering the vaccination to the animals towards the LSV and Congo virus whereas suspected animals have been additionally being separated on the cattle markets.

He mentioned that animals discovered having optimistic signs of Congo or LSV wouldn’t be allowed to enter markets at any value.

The Director knowledgeable that LSD had already established seven examine posts on the entry factors of the district on the Toll plaza, Tarnol, Toll plaza, Mandra, Toll Plaza, Taxila, Chakri, Motorway Interchange, Barian and Kashmir check-posts, Murree, whereas 14 posts had additionally arrange on the Attock, Jehlum and Chakwal district to keep away from the entry of the affected animals in Rawalpindi.

Rawalpindi administration had established cattle markets of sacrificial animals at Bhatta Chowk close to Koh-e-Noor Mills Rawalpindi Cantt, Punjab Cooperative Housing Society Adiala Highway on Adiala Highway, Chakri Highway close to Al-Haram Metropolis. Gujar Khan cattle market at Gulyana Highway, Mangal Chowk close to Kalar by-pass, Tanki street close to Chan Shah Jalyar in Kahuta, Chovera Bazaar close to Rescue-1122, Kotli Sattian, HIT close to Sunday Bazaar timber market street Taxila, Sharif Hospital Cease on G.T.Highway Wah Cantt, Tehsil Highway, Decrease Bazaar Murree and Jhika Gali Murree.

 

Continue Reading

Trending