Oct 172017

At least six persons were killed and 25 other injured in a road accident at Luky Shah Saddar in Sehwan Sharif on Wednesday.The accident took place when a passenger coach hit a Suzuki pickup at National Highway.The injured have been shifted to Civil Hospital Sehwan.Source: Radio Pakistan Click for detailed story

Oct 062017

HYDERABAD: An oil tanker carrying 50,000 litres of spirit fuel overturned on the National Highway near Qazi Ahmed taluka of Benazirabad district on Friday. According to Benazirabad police, the truck was transporting fuel from Faisalabad to Karachi. Although spill from the tanker continued police personnel immediately reached the place and secured the site, denying entrance to the people who had gathered after the incident, sources told The Express Tribune. Meanwhile, a fire tender rushed to the place while a crane was also called to lift the vehicle away from the highway. Oil tanker flips over in Rahim Yar Khan Similarly, in a separate accident a driver and cleaner of an oil tanker were struck by another truck while replacing a punctured tyre of their vehicle on the National Highway near Hala, in Matiari district. The driver, Sadaqat Ali, died on the spot while the cleaner, Irfan, was shifted to the taluka hospital. The post Oil tanker carrying 50,000-litre fuel overturns on National Highway appeared first on The Express Tribune. Click for detailed story

Jul 312017
Lahore CCPO ordered to recover two sons from DIG?s custody

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Monday directed the Lahore Capital City Police Officer to produce two sons of National Highway and Motorway Police DIG Ghulam Mehmood Dogar on petition of his… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Click for detailed story

Jun 192017

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari inaugurated the Manzil Pump flyover on National Highway in Karachi on Monday evening. Speaking on the occasion, Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah said the flyover had been constructed at a cost of around Rs515 million in a “record time” of three months. “This flyover will help in preventing traffic jams, particularly the flow of the heavy vehicles from the city’s industrial areas to the airport and then onto National Highway will be smooth and signal-free,” he added. Lowest provincial allocation for country’s financial hub Local Government Minister Jam Khan Shoro told Bilawal that construction of the flyover had started on March 8, 2017. The length of the bridge is 560 metres, including its 310-metre ramp.  The width of the three-lane carriageway is 10.9 metres. The chief minister said the construction of the Drigh Road underpass and Submarine Chowrangi underpass was under way at a rapid pace. The Drigh Road underpass will be inaugurated by the end of this month,” he added. The chief minister also said Shahrah-e-Faisal had not only been reconstructed but also widened by altering the Baloch Colony flyover. “This has improved traffic flow on Shahrah-e-Faisal.” The post Bilawal inaugurates Manzil Pump flyover in Karachi appeared first on The Express Tribune. Click for detailed story

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