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Sindh govt handover management of 71 schools to private sector

KARACHI: The Sindh government has signed an agreement with education management organizations (EMOs) to manage 71 schools, constructed under the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Sindh Basic Education Programme (SBEP), for the next 10 years. The ceremony held

Sindh Govt fails to implement wheat flour sale on fixed price

KARACHI: Despite the Sindh Government’s instructions to sell the wheat flour at a fixed rate of Rs 43 per kilogram have become a farce with non-compliance of the directions in the city. The Sindh government has set the wheat flour

Sindh govt reverses pillion riding ban on New Year’s Eve

KARACHI: The Sindh government on Tuesday has taken back its notice enforcing a ban on pillion riding in Karachi ahead of New Year’s Eve 2020. Commissioner Karachi Iftikhar Ali Shallwani said that on the orders of Chief Minister Sindh Murad

Sindh govt begins process of freeing elderly prisoners

KARACHI: Sindh government on Sunday has announced to begin a process of releasing male and female convicts who reached 65 and 60 respectively, while completing half of their prison sentence. The recent move came after the abolition of more than

Sindh govt announces Dec 27 as public holiday

KARACHI: The Sindh government has announced a public holiday on December 27 (Friday) on account of the death anniversary of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. In a notification issued by the Services, General Administration, and Coordination Department of the provincial

KE calls for Sindh govt to clear over Rs50 bn electricity dues

KARACHI: K-Electric, on Saturday wrote a letter to the Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah demanding to clear Rs 50 billion outstanding electricity dues on the provincial departments. The letter written by the power company stated that different departments

Sindh govt inaugurates projects worth Rs5.9bn in Karachi

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah inaugurated development projects worth Rs5.9 billion at a ceremony presided over by the Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. Speaking to leading businessmen, the chief minister criticised the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)

Sindh govt declares Karachi’s banyan trees ‘protected heritage’

KARACHI: The Sindh government has declared Karachi’s Banyan trees as “protected heritage of the city.” The Sindh chief minister’s Adviser on Law and Environment Murtaza Wahab tweeted, that Sindh Government has declared the old Banyan Trees in Clifton & other