3 including cop killed during Karachi firing

Karavhi violence3 including cop killed during Karachi firing. Three people including policeman and woman were killed during firing incidents in various parts of Karachi. According to SSP Malir Rao Anwar, Sub Inspector Haji Khan Panhor has gunned down a beggar woman after quarrelling with her. On the other hand a man found dead from Nazimabad. Police told that identity of dead body yet not ascertained.

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Dry weather likely in Punjab, KPK & in upper areas today

Dry weather likely in Punjab, KPK & in upper areas today. Dry weather is likely in Punjab, KPK and in upper areas today. Temperature again rises in Hyderabad, Nawabshah and in other parts of Sindh. Similarly heat again increased in maximum parts of Baluchistan and people confined to their shelters. On the other hand weather also turned hot in Multan, D.G Khan, Chiniot, Chichawatni and in Gujranwala. According to Met department, rain likely to fall in some parts of Sindh tomorrow, while rain with great thunder storm likely in some parts of Punjab, KPK, Eastern Baluchistan and in Kashmir today.

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Petrol & diesel prices reduced by government

The government has approved the reduction in petroleum prices from today. Petrol and diesel prices have reduced by Rs.1.41 and Rs.1 per liter respectively. It was said in declaration issued by Finance Minister that petrol prices reached to Rs.106.56 per liter with the decrease of Rs.1.41 and diesel’s new price was fixed by Rs.108.34. Sources told that government has reduced petroleum levy by Rs.1.62 per liter on high octane, Rs.1.19 on diesel and 6 paisa per liter on kerosene oil. New prices will be applied from 1st September.

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Joint session of Parliament chaired by PM will hold on Tuesday

Joint session of Parliament chaired by PM will hold on Tuesday. Government has again decided to summon joint session of Parliament and to invite PTI and PTA for negotiations. PM Nawaz Sharif said that they have adopted the talk’s way to resolve the political tensions but both parties have cheated to government. A high level meeting under the presidency of PM Nawaz Sharif was held in PM House in which attacks by PTI and PAT on state buildings were condemned. According to official spokesman, PM has appreciated the efforts of police for the protection of state buildings. PM invited both parties on negotiations and directed to Information Minister to help the affected media persons and must pay for damaging their expensive instruments.

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Sit-ins, clashes continued at Pak Secretariat in Islamabad

Sit-ins, clashes continued at Pak Secretariat in Islamabad. Intermittent clashes continued between police and protestors (Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and the Pakistan Awami Tehreek) at Pak Secretariat in Islamabad. Protesters are throwing stones on police, security also on high alert for retaliation. On other hand SSP Islamabad has announced by warning the participants not to cross the red lines because police will protect the area. According to rescue resources, 4 people were injured during clashes and shifted to hospital for medical aid. Police is being used the shelling on protestors when they tried to enter into PM House, workers also attacked on police through petrol bombs.

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Security on high alert in Lahore

Security on high alert in Lahore. Security put on high alert in Lahore on account of Islamabad clashes. Police heavy contingent have been deployed on all government and important buildings in Lahore . All routes of Punjab assembly, CM Secretariat and WAPDA House were blocked with barbed wires and containers. More police have deployed on main highways and security also tightened at PM house in Lahore.

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Siraj-ul-Haq condemns police torture on media

Siraj Ul HaqSiraj-ul-Haq condemns police torture on media. Siraj-Ul-Haq Chief of Jamaat-e-Islami has condemned the police torture on media community and said that parties should show their patience. Both parties should conduct negotiations and try to resolve issues peacefully. He said in a statement issued from Lahore that government should assure the protection of media and gave them chance to work freely. He further said that torture on media is unbearable; government must not take the support of violence.

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Worst situation persist, security on high alert in Parliament House

Worst situation persist, security on high alert in Parliament House. More police contingents have deployed at important buildings. The police have seized large number of containers. Shelling continued at protestors of marches in Islamabad. Interior Minister has taken the notice of police torches on media. Information Minister said that they are trying to contact with PTI and PAT leaders. He said that they had accepted the possible demands of both parties. Shah Muhammad Qureshi has said that police is being used baton on protesters and now situation became ever worst. He further said that now situation crossed the level of Nawaz resignation. On the other hand protestors continuously trying to move toward PM house and police is being used tear gas and baton to stop protestors. Two people have been lost their lives during these clashes till now. Army took the position on all import buildings including Parliament House. According to information, over 458 injured from which two have been killed till now. The large number of women and kids are present before parliament house. PAT chief Doctor Tahirul Qadri has appreciated the courage of workers. He said that worst shelling has also launched at his vehicle and his eyes get badly affected due to this shelling. He said that this is a limit of barbarism and murder case will be registered against Sharif brothers. Tahirul Qadri said while addressing to his workers that they will never get frightened and move forward at on any cost. He said that it’s PIT and PAT mutual war and they will remain consist until the acceptance of their demands. He said system of tyranny cannot be called democracy and there is no democracy where daughters of the nation are being dishonored and where people do not get justice.

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Taliban attack on Afghan intelligence agency, 6 killed & 46 injured

Afghan agencyTaliban attack on Afghan intelligence agency, 6 killed & 46 injured. At least 6 people killed and 46 sustained injuries when a suicide car bomber and Taliban attacked on Afghan intelligence agency in Jalalabad eastern city. According to Afghan officials, suicide car explosion was took place at outside of Afghan intelligence office in which 6 people including 3 officials were killed on the spot. Window panes of nearby building were also affected by blast. Taliban have claimed the responsibility of attack.

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Islamabad: Clashes between police & protesters, 422 people injured

Islamabad: Clashes between police & protesters, 422 people injured. Maximum 422 people have been injured till now during clashes between police and protestors in Islamabad. Series of breakdowns continued between police and protestors in Pakistan´s capital Islamabad. The protestors have again started to move toward PM House. Near PTV headquarters the clashes were occurred between police and protestors in a result of which several people sustained injuries. 210 including 37 policemen were shifted to polyclinic, while 212 including 37 policemen have been taken to PIMS hospital for medical aid. On the other hand Protesters carrying rod have again attacked on Geo News satellite van and PTA workers did misbehave with Geo news staff. PFUJ has condemned misbehave with media.

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