Iran Guards seize foreign ship in Gulf for smuggling diesel

Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards have seized a foreign vessel in the Gulf for allegedly smuggling 757,000 liters of diesel out of the country.According to the IRNA, seven crew members, who are foreign nationals, have been handed over to legal authorit…

Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards have seized a foreign vessel in the Gulf for allegedly smuggling 757,000 liters of diesel out of the country.

According to the IRNA, seven crew members, who are foreign nationals, have been handed over to legal authorities.

Source: Radio Pakistan

In Papua New Guinea, five people died in earthquake of magnitude 7.6

In Papua New Guinea, at least five people were dead after a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.6 on the Richter scale hit a remote part of North eastern part of pacific island.Source: Radio Pakistan

In Papua New Guinea, at least five people were dead after a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.6 on the Richter scale hit a remote part of North eastern part of pacific island.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Hot, humid weather likely to prevail over most parts of country: PMD

Mainly hot and humid weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.However, rain with thunderstorm is expected in upper Punjab, Islamabad, Gilgit Baltistan, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir and lower Sindh.Te…

Mainly hot and humid weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.

However, rain with thunderstorm is expected in upper Punjab, Islamabad, Gilgit Baltistan, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir and lower Sindh.

Temperatures of some major cities recorded this morning:

Islamabad twenty-four degree centigrade, Lahore twenty-eight, Karachi thirty-one, Peshawar twenty-seven, Quetta twenty-two, Gilgit nineteen and Muzaffarabad seventeen degree centigrade.

According to Met Office forecast for Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, partly cloudy weather with chances of rain, wind and thundershower is expected in Srinagar, Jammu, Leh, Pulwama, Baramulla, Anantnag and Shopian.

Temperature recorded this morning:

Srinagar, Pulwama and Baramulla seventeen degree centigrade, Jammu twenty-four, Leh nine, Anantnag and Shopian sixteen degree centigrade.

Source: Radio Pakistan

KP-PDMA issues alert about new spell of rains with gusty winds till Sep 15

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Disaster Management Authority has issued an alert about rains with gusty wind in different parts of the province till Thursday.According to PDMA, all the Deputy Commissioners have been advised to take precautionary measure…

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Disaster Management Authority has issued an alert about rains with gusty wind in different parts of the province till Thursday.

According to PDMA, all the Deputy Commissioners have been advised to take precautionary measures to avoid any human and material loss.

The rain can cause landslides in hilly areas of the province.

The control room of PDMA is fully operational and people are advised to contact the control room on its helpline 1700 in case of any emergency.

Source: Radio Pakistan

PAF actively involved in rehabilitation of flood affectees

Pakistan Air Force is actively involved in the rehabilitation of flood affectees in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh, Balochistan and South Punjab.According to PAF spokesperson, PAF personnel are taking immediate steps for the well-being of flood victims and …

Pakistan Air Force is actively involved in the rehabilitation of flood affectees in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh, Balochistan and South Punjab.

According to PAF spokesperson, PAF personnel are taking immediate steps for the well-being of flood victims and timely provision of basic necessities of food, shelter, drinking water and medical assistance to them.

To provide much needed relief to the suffering flood affectees, PAF Emergency Response teams have distributed 23,076 cooked food packs, 1103 water bottles and 1795 ration packs consisting of basic food commodities among the needy families during the last 24 hours.

In addition to the provision of free food and shelter, 3049 patients were also attended by the medical teams of Pakistan Air Force in field medical camps of PAF.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Over Rs.23bn disbursed among flood-hit families under Relief Cash Assistance Program: BISP

Benazir Income Support Programme has so far disbursed over 23 billion rupees among 922,525 flood-hit families under the Flood Relief Cash Assistance, to mitigate the sufferings of flood affected population.According to statement issued by BISP, under t…

Benazir Income Support Programme has so far disbursed over 23 billion rupees among 922,525 flood-hit families under the Flood Relief Cash Assistance, to mitigate the sufferings of flood affected population.

According to statement issued by BISP, under the leadership of Federal Minister of Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety and Chairperson BISP, Shazia Marri, BISP rolled out its operations in the flood affected areas within no time and presently the flood relief activities are operational in 69 districts by establishing more than 400 payment sites.

Source: Radio Pakistan