Despite a ban on the sale and display of fireworks , the explosive material is being sold in every locality without any let or hindrance across the district.
According to a survey conducted by this scribe on Monday, scores of people are legally or illegally manufacturing fireworks in and around the city with the connivance of some of the policemen and personnel of other department concerned.
During the upcoming Shab-e-Barat fireworks sale would be further increased and the administration should strictly implement the ban on the sale and display of fireworks to prevent any fatal incident.
CONGRATULATED: Local journalists community has congratulated Senator Pervez Rasheed on his appointment as Federal Information Minister and expressed the hope that no restriction over the freedom of Press would be imposed during his tenure.  Senior Journalists Rana Muhammad Yousaf Waheed, Hafiz Muhammad Azizur Rehman, Shaad Ansari and scores of others have also appealed to the Information Minister to ensure the implementation of Wage Board Award for the journalists.