Imran Khan Concludes his Telethons with more than 13.5 Billion Rs Pledged for Flood Affectees

PTI Chairman Imran Khan concluded his three telethons, with third one today. Total more than Rs. 13.5 billion Rupees amount was pledged. First and Second telethons resulted in 5 billion Rs. pledge in each telethon and on time of conclusion of third telethon 3.5 billion Rupees were pledged, making the total 13.5 billion. According to Imran Khan, he only does one telethon at a time for any cause but keeping in view the vast devastation of floods and situation of affectees he have done three for this purpose. Third one is the last for now. You can still transfer any amounts to help flood affectees in bank accounts of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa govt, which are mentioned in image below.

A massive fire broke out in itwar bazaar Islamabad

The huge fire broke out in the Sunday market of Islamabad. This incident happened in the clothing and hosiery section of the Sunday market which was situated at Sector H-9. More than 90 shops and stalls got the huge fire. This fire turned out into the huge black smoke but luckily no casualties were found due to this incident. The rescue teams and firefighters got on the spot and gave the first aid to the injured people. It has been observed that the fire started from the clothing area which was in E and F section of bazaar and there were more than 200 stalls of clothes, shoes, garments, and hosiery there side by side. The clothes got the fire […]

Helpless flood victims of Pakistan still hopping for government to release even the funds collected last year

In Pakistan in the monsoon season 2011 have already claimed the 250 victims after the countrywide floods hit the different areas due to heavy rains. Its going on from quite some time but first government didn’t responded to the floods in timely manner and now they have all of sudden called for the $365 million USD International assistance. However, as per Dawn News Reports government had already raised theĀ  Rs. 5 billion last year to help flood victims but they have still not released those funds. National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) is already making its efforts but government is still reluctant to release funds. According to dawn news source mentioned above, Gen (retd) Nadeem Ahmed who happens to be the […]

Earth Quake shakes the northern Pakistan

About at 7:48 am 24 Jan 2011 an earth quake shaken the northern Pakistan. Cities include Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Attock, Malakund as well as Khyber agency. According to initial information on Rector Scale the magnitude of this earth quake was 6.3. The epicenter of Quake is told near chitral in the country of Tajikistan and the depth was 69 KMs. With the shallow depth the Quake can be much more destructive. In 2005 an earth quake in same region had taken lives of thousands in Pakistan and lots more were forced to flee. That Earth quake was of shallow depth with 7.3 at rector scale. Few days ago the southern Pakistan witnessed an Earth Quake of 7.4. This was entirely […]