6th phase of Indian Lok Sabha election started today

polls in India6th phase of Indian Lok Sabha election started today.The sixth phase of Indian Lok Sabha election begins today. Strict security arrangements have made for maintaining peace situation during polls. Polls of 5 out of 9 phases of Lok Sabha elections have been completed till now.

Votes will be casted in 11 states of India  including Jharkhand, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pardesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Chattisgarh, Assam, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir and in Puducherry for 117 seats today. At least 219511409 voters will exercise their voting rights today.

Road mishap in Lahore, 2 killed & 3 injured

road mishapRoad mishap in Lahore, 2 killed & 3 injured. Two cars collided with each other in Mughalpura the area of Lahore on Thursday here, as a result of which 2 people were killed on the spot while others 2 including a woman were sustained injuries.

According to eye victims, collision was occurred between both cars near Mughalpura and overhead bridge, when a speedy car coming from Cantt towards Shalimar Bagh was collided into another car from opposite side, after which car driver and a passer boy has killed . The injured people have been shifted to hospital where woman also succumbed to injuries.

Forces operation in Khyber Agency, 12 militants killed & 15 injured

Khyber AgencyForces operation in Khyber Agency, 12 militants killed & 15 injured. 12 extremists were killed and 15 were wounded during forces operations at the hideouts of extremists in Khyber Agency.

According to security resources, fighter jets have fired bombs in Tehsil Bara and in various parts of valley Terah.  Resources told that 6 hideouts of militants were completely destroyed during operation.

Resources further told that killed persons were involved in Islamabad, Peshawar and Charsadda blasts. During these terror activities more than 30 people had killed and up to 100 were injured.

Operation against encroachment in Peshawar, 21 arrested

PeshawarOperation against encroachment in Peshawar, 21 arrested. 21 people have been arrested during operation lodged against encroachment in Peshawar. Peshawar district administration has lodged operation in Zaryab Colony, Faqirabad, Gur Mandi and in Qissa Khuwani against the encroachment and destroyed all illegal constructions and plat forms before the shops and during government intervention 21 people has arrested.

Explosion in Karachi, 4 including Inspector Shafiq Tanoli killed

ShafiqExplosion in Karachi, 4 including Inspector Shafiq Tanoli killed. An explosion was occurred in Old Sabzi Mandi area of Karachi in which four people including police inspector Shafiq Tanoli were killed while other three sustained injuries.

Police told that it was the suicide blast, however investigations are being continued. According to Police resources, the suspended police inspector Shafiq Tanoli Was sitting with his friends on a tailor shop when blast was suddenly occurred, in which Shafiq Tanoli along with others three persons were killed on the spot. Nearby shops and homes are badly affected by blast, and according to eye victims there was a suicide blast. Shafiq Tanol has been targeted by 7 times before.

PM Nawaz Sharif will visit Gwadar Today

PM NawazPM Nawaz Sharif will visit Gwadar Today. Briefing regarding the Balochistan law and order situation besides pace of work on Gwadar economic corridor will be given to PM Nawaz Sharif.

Official resources told that PM Nawaz will chair a high level meeting on Balochistan law and order situation during his visit to Gawadar. Chief Minister Balochistan, provincial ministers and other officials will also attend the meeting.

Hajj Expenditures 2014

Hajj ExpencesHajj Expenditures 2014:

Under Government Policy, 56, 000 pilgrims will perform Hajj under the current government Hajj scheme while more than 87,000 Muslims will perform Hajj under private scheme. According to resources government scheme package is allocating by Rs 2, 95, 000.

According to the information, Special Executive Hajj expenditures for 2014 are as follows:

For Accommodation at ZamZam Tower in Makkah & Anwar Al Madina on BB Basis for double bed (per person) total cost in Pakistani Currency is Rs.6, 00,000/-, for triple bed (per person) in Pakistan currency is Rs. 5,45,000/- & for four bed (per person) Pakistani currency total cost is Rs. 520,000/-.

Minister informed has said while talking to media that Karachi, Quetta and Sukkur pilgrims will have to spend 262000 while those belonging to Islamabad, Multan, Rahim Yar Khan and Sialkot will have to pay 272000 Pakistani rupees for Hajj.

All expenditures of Hujjaj including Residence and banquet facilities would be spent from package money, but additional charges of SR 500 would be applicable for Kurbani purpose.

According to information government will provide 10,000 pilgrims with state facilities under two separate packages while arrangements for 91,758 pilgrims will be made under private agreements. In case of private arrangements pilgrims must pay Tk 295,776, the minimum cost of the second package.

Meeting held between PM Nawaz & Interior Minister Ch Nisar today

PMMeeting held between PM Nawaz & Interior Minister Ch Nisar today. Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif met to Interior Minister Ch Nisar in Islamabad today.

During meeting talks with Talibans and situation after attack on Hamid Mir was discussed. At a meeting in Islamabad, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has briefed PM Nawaz on the negotiations relating to Talibans.

It was informed to PM that the talks are going in the right direction. The situation created after the attack on Hamid Mir was also considered in meeting.

Traffic mishap in Sadiqabad, 5 killed & 15 injured

traffic mishapTraffic mishap in Sadiqabad, 5 killed & 15 injured. Passenger van collided with a trailer in Sadiqabad as a result of which 5 people killed and other 15 were sustained injuries.

According to resources, a speedy van was collided with trailer at Safdar the areas of Sanjarpur in Sadiqabad, after which 5 people were killed on the spot while other 15 were wounded

. All injured persons have been shifted to DHQ where they receiving medical aid. Several injured people are still in critical condition doctors told.

First phase of 3G & 4G auction completed

4GFirst phase of 3G & 4G auction completed. The first phase of 3G and 4G spectrum auction has been completed. According to PTA Chairman Doctor Ismail Shah, bid of $885 millions has received and offers are greater than basic price.

Doctor Ismail Shah has told in shorts regarding the first phase of auction of 3G that 21MHz bid is underway, the blocks of 5MHz and 10MHz has made, however all companies has announced their bids.