Imran, Mahmood discuss PTI strategy

Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly Mian Mahmoodur Rasheed has held a meeting with PTI Chairman Imran Khan at latter’s residence in Islamabad. In a statement issued from here on Saturday, it was said that Mian Mahmood apprised Khan of PTI’s preparation for Senate election from Punjab. PTI’s Ch Sarwar is contesting from the province on general seat. Mahmood hoped that PTI will secure a Senate seat from Punjab. He informed Khan about his and other PTI MPAs contacts with opposition parties in Punjab Assembly. Later, talking to media, Mian Mahmood said that Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif was a big drama and people were well aware about it. He said Shehbaz was the brother of most corrupt leader in the country. He said PTI will win the next general election with clear majority. –Staff Reporter


SBP ex-chief praises chief minister

Former governor of State Bank Dr Ishrat Hussain highly praised the performance of CM Shehbaz Sharif at his book launching ceremony yesterday.  He said that performance of Shehbaz is a role model for other provinces. “It was good performance of Shehbaz Sharif that brought victory to PML-N in the 2013 elections. Shehbaz Sharif took ideal steps to uplift education, health, transport, solid waste management, infrastructure, energy and other sectors in the province and they were all implemented transparently saving billions of dollars of the national kitty,” he said terming the CM a committed leader and reformer. –Staff Reporter


Delivery outside hospital ‘noticed’

Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has taken notice of birth of a baby outside the Aziz Bhatti Hospital of Gujrat and sought report from health secretary and district administration. He issued directives to indicate the responsible ones of the incident who have not admitted the woman to hospital and to take disciplinary action.–Staff Reporter



Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif has expressed deep sense of sorrow over the sad demise of beloved actor Munna Lahori (Mutloobur Rehman). In his condolence message, CM paid tribute to Munna Lahori and prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude.–Staff Reporter


HNPIP moot on Tuesday

Hameed Nizami Press Institute of Pakistan is organising a seminar on ‘Responisbilities of opposition in parliamentary democratic system’ at HNPIP Auditorium near China Chowk on Tuesday. Former chief minister Mian Manzoor Watto will preside over while PTI leader Andleeb Abbas, Dr Ijaz Butt and Dr Arifa will be chief guests on occasion. –Staff Reporter