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Unannounced, shutdown, Karachi, assurances, Asad Umar, governor

Unannounced shutdown continues in Karachi despite assurances by Asad Umar, ...

07 July, 2020 6:50 pm 6:50 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Despite assurances by Federal Minister for Planning and Reforms, unannounced power shutdown continued across the city on Wednesday. The loadshedding continued on the pretext of maintenance and technical fault in different areas of the city, including Landhi, Korangi, Malir, Shah Faisal Colony, Quaidabad, Ranchor Line, Orangi Town, Lines Area, Kharadar and … Read More


Unannounced, loadshedding, Karachi, tomorrow, Asad Umar

No unannounced loadshedding in Karachi from tomorrow: Asad Umar

07 July, 2020 4:44 pm 4:44 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Minister for Planning and Reforms Asad Umar has declared that there will be no unannounced loadshedding in Karachi from Sunday. Addressing the protest camp of the PTI on Saturday, he said that there would be no loadshedding in areas comprising of three-fourth population. “Karachi will be given additional electricity of 550 … Read More


Asad Umar, coronavirus, situation, improving, gradually

Asad Umar says coronavirus situation improving gradually

07 July, 2020 1:35 pm 1:35 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Planning and Reforms Asad Umar said that the coronvirus situation is improving gradually. During his visit to Infectious Diseases Hospital along with NDMA Chairman Lt Gen Muhammad Afzal on Saturday, he said that the government will pay the price for carelessness of the people. He urged the people … Read More


Sindh Governor, Imran Ismail, Asad Umar, Pir Sadruddin Rashadi

Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, Asad Umar meet Pir Sadruddin Rashadi

06 June, 2020 6:28 pm 6:28 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Sindh Governor Imran Ismail and Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar called on Pir Sadruddin Rashadi at Kingri House on Saturday. They discussed important matters, including politics. Talking to the media, Pir Sadruddin Rashadi said that they had talked about the petrol price and problems of the country. He said that … Read More


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Coronavirus cases in Pakistan can rise to 3,00,000 by June 30

06 June, 2020 3:40 pm 3:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar said on Friday that the coronavirus cases in the country are reaching near 2,25,000 and expected to rise 3,00,000 until the June 30. Addressing a press conference along with Information Minister Shibli Faraz, Asad Umar said that Pakistani’s coronavirus cases are expected to rise to … Read More


Steps taken to contain pandemic will yield results after 15 days: Asad Umar

06 June, 2020 8:58 pm 8:58 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Saturday was apprised by the provincial chief secretaries on standard operating procedures (SOPs) compliance and smart lockdown update implemented across the country. The NCOC meeting chaired by Minister for Planning Development Reforms and Special Initiatives Asad Umar reviewed the update of targeted smart … Read More


Asad Umar, coronavirus, cases, 1.2 million, July

Asad Umar says coronavirus cases can reach up to one million by end of July

06 June, 2020 5:43 pm 5:43 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar has said that the coronavirus cases can reach up to 1.2 million by the end of July. He was speaking at a meeting of the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) held to review the coronavirus situation on Sunday. He said that coronvirus can be … Read More


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COVID-19 will continue to spread, Asad Umar tells parliament

05 May, 2020 3:21 pm 3:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Planning Minister Asad Umar has rejected the implications that a strict lockdown could have erased the novel coronavirus, saying that COVID-19 is a highly-infectious disease that will continue to spread. While addressing the session of National Assembly, Asad Umar said that if a lockdown could have ended the virus, at least … Read More


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Decision of easing restrictions taken to provide livelihoods to people: Asa...

05 May, 2020 6:03 pm 6:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar has said that the decision of easing restrictions in lockdown was taken to provide livelihoods to the people. Addressing a news conference on Sunday, the minister said expressed satisfaction that the people have acted with responsibility but they now need to more strictly follow … Read More


Asad Umar sehri markets five days businesses minister lockdown ease

Markets to open five days a week from sehri till 5pm: Asad Umar

05 May, 2020 5:32 pm 5:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar on Thursday said that the markets will open for five days a week after sehri but they will have to close at 5pm. Briefing about decision taken at the National Coordination Committee (NCC), the minister said that small markets and shops in mohallas and rural … Read More


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Corona did not prove as fatal in Pakistan as in US, Europe: Asad Umar

05 May, 2020 6:39 pm 6:39 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Planning Asad Umar has expressed satisfaction that the coronavirus has not proved to be as deadly for Pakistan when compared with Europe and the US. Briefing the media persons in Islamabad on Sunday, the minister said the fatality rate in Pakistan is far less compared to the United States, … Read More


Lockdown, extended, further, 15 days, May 9, Asad Umar

Asad Umar says lockdown will continue till May 9

04 April, 2020 7:15 pm 7:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Planning and Reform Asad Umar said that the lockdown has been extended for further 15 days till May 9. Talking to the media after a meeting of the National Coordination Committee (NCC) on Friday, he said that testing facility would be enhanced. “There will be no loadshedding during Sehr … Read More


Asad Umar, chief ministers, willing, smart, lockdown

Asad Umar says chief ministers also willing for smart lockdown

04 April, 2020 10:12 pm 10:12 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Asad Umar has said that chief ministers have also expressed willingness to impose the smart lockdown. Briefing the media on Tuesday, he said that the government will reach the corona-affected person through the system. “It will take 5-7 more days to launch the system. We … Read More


Asad Umar, complete, lockdown, impossible

Asad Umar says complete lockdown impossible

04 April, 2020 8:14 pm 8:14 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar has declared that a complete lockdown is impossible in the country. Addressing a press conference on Saturday, he said that coronavirus had badly affected the livelihood of the people. “We are trying to introduce a system which should secure the livelihood of … Read More


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Rs13.18bn of Ehsaas cash programme disbursed among 1.1mn people

04 April, 2020 2:43 pm 2:43 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Overall 13.18 billion cash amount was transferred to the 1.1 needy people across the country in two days under the Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme. The amount was disbursed among 1.1 million needy families while action was also taken against those found involved in carrying out any corruption while transferring the funds. … Read More