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  • First sanitary landfill site operational in Lahore

    LAHORE: The first Sanitary Landfill Site started functioning formally in Lahore at Lakhodair on Monday, the first modern facility in the country to handle solid waste in an environment-friendly way...

    The Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) Chairman Mehar Ishtiaq, along with experts of the Istanbul Municipality (ISTAC) monitored and reviewed operational work started jointly by local and Turkish experts...

  • RD on imported tiles, sanitary ware welcomed

    Addressing a press conference, Mr Jaffery said tile and sanitary ware manufacturers support the 20pc increase in duty on import of tiles and ceramics, followed by imposition of 9-36 anti- dumping duty on imports of Chinese products...

    Locally manufactured tiles are expensive due to 21pc sales tax, as well as high cost of inputs including wages and power prices, he added...

  • Solidarity with TMA head: Sanitary staff goes on strike in Okara

    OKARA: The row between PPP district president Ashraf Khan Sohna and Tehsil Municipal Administration head intensified on Tuesday as TMA staff and sanitary workers went on a strike in support of their boss, while three lawyers filed a petition for registration of a case against the officials involved in dumping garbage on city roads...

    Citizens were ultimate losers in this ‘tug of war’ as city roads and drains were left dirty by the...

  • CDGR diverts sanitary workers’ services to metro bus project

    RAWALPINDI: The City District Government Rawalpindi (CDGR) has diverted the services of its sanitary workers to removing the construction material waste left by contractors of metro bus project on the Murree Road...

    On their request, the CDGR assigned the duties of the sanitary workers to clean the roads...

  • RCB ignores sanitary services in civilian areas

    Though the cantonment board has employed sanitary workers for cleanliness of the streets, their number is not enough to cater to the needs of the areas...

    “The sanitary workers do not come to lift garbage and we have to pay to labourers to remove the waste...

  • Sanitary workers’ strike enters third day

    TAXILA: The commercial and residential areas of Hassanabdal wore a dirty look with piles of garbage littering the entire city as sanitary workers strike entered third day on Thursday...

    The protesting sanitary workers claimed that the newly appointed sanitary in-charge policies were anti-worker...

  • Sanitary worker ‘covered in filth’ dies as doctors won’t touch him

    UMERKOT: Police on Friday registered a case against six people following the death of Irfan Masih, a sanitary worker who lost his life a day earlier after being refused treatment by doctors at the Umerkot Civil Hospital...

    The victim’s father, Nazeer Masih, had filed a complaint against three doctors at the hospital — Civil Hospital Medical Superintendent Jam Kunbhar, Medical Officer Yusuf and duty doctor Allahdad Rathor — and three...

  • No Eid for sanitary workers

    A CDA spokesperson said holidays of over 2,000 sanitary workers and other officials of the relevant formations had been cancelled...

    “Under cleanliness action plan, more than 2,000 sanitary workers and supervisory staff will be deployed for this purpose...

  • Sanitary worker not paid salary commits suicide in Tank

    TANK: Nonpayment of salary for last five months and illness of wife forced on Friday a municipal worker to commit suicide by inhaling an excessive amount of tranquilising pills...

    The deceased Hashim Khan, 50, general secretary of the sweepers union, Tank, left behind his ailing wife, a 15-year-old son and four daughters to mourn his death
  • Sanitary worker sustains burns in suicide bid for wages

    NAUSHAHRO FEROZE: A sanitary worker, Naeem Sheikh, sustained 20 per cent burns when he attempted to commit self-immolation in Tharo Shah town on Tuesday reportedly over denial of his four months’ wages...

    A group of sanitary workers belonging to the Tharo Shah town committee held a demonstration at the institution’s assembly hall to raise their voice against non-payment of salaries for the last four months despite repeated protests......

  • Tomato prices exceed Rs200 in Lahore

    LAHORE: The prices of tomato registered an unprecedented increase in Lahore on Sunday as the vegetable was being sold between Rs200 and Rs260 a kilo in retail...

    Arshad, a buyer at Gulshan-i-Ravi Sunday Bazaar, said the city district administration’s inaction led to unprecedented increase in the prices of vegetables...

  • UberGo prices cut by up to 20pc in Karachi, Lahore

    Ride-hailing service Uber on Thursday announced an up to 20 per cent reduction in rates for its UberGo offering in Lahore and Karachi and the introduction of its premium UberX service in Pakistan...

    "And while each city adjusts to the new prices, we are putting in place payment guarantees for driver-partners...

  • Prices of residential plots highest in Lahore and Peshawar

    ISLAMABAD: Under the new property valuation formula, notified by the Federal Board of Revenue for 12 major cities, the value of residential plots in Lahore and Peshawar is the highest in a maximum number of areas...

    On Tuesday, the FBR notified value tables for Karachi, Hyderabad and Sukkur in Sindh; Peshawar, Mardan and Abbottabad in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa; Lahore, Rawalpindi and Sargodha in Punjab; Quetta and Gwadar in Balochistan; and...

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