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CJP Saqib Nisar takes notice of water crisis in Balochistan’s Bhag Nari t...

12 December, 2018 1:58 pm 1:58 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of the water crisis in Balochistan’s Bhag Nari tehsil. He directed the Registrar Office to fix the matter for hearing on December 14. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar will hear the case. Notices have been issued … Read More

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FM Qureshi asks for joint efforts to tackle water crises across country

10 October, 2018 9:45 pm 9:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday called for joint efforts to tackle water crises across the country. Qureshi said that Sindh and Balochistan have been facing water scarcity since long as the previous governments had neglected the issue. He admitted that Pakistan Peoples’ Party leader Syed Khurshid Ahmed Shah’s claim … Read More

Water crisis: Tarbela Dam reaches dead level

07 July, 2018 2:09 pm 2:09 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The country facing acute shortage of water as Tarbela Dam on Sunday reached the dead level due to low rainfall. As per details garnered, there is zero water storage in the dam. “Inflow of River Indus at Tarbela was 115,000 cusecs of water and outflows were 123,000 cusecs,” it said. The … Read More

Severe water crisis looms as main water line bursts in Karachi

06 June, 2016 10:00 pm 10:00 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Severe water crisis looms as the 72-inch main water pipeline burst due to the power breakdown in the city. The pumping stations, including Dhabay Jee, Paperi and Gharu, providing water to the city witnessed a major breakdown. As a result, water supply amounting to 10 million gallons has been suspended to … Read More