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‘Sindh gearing up for natural disasters’

‘Sindh gearing up for natural disasters’

KARACHI – The Sindh government has started various projects to meet the challenges of natural disasters like earthquakes, floods and droughts in the country and the formation of the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) is part of these efforts, Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Information Sharmila Farooqui said on Wednesday. She said that the country, particularly Karachi, faces the risk of natural calamities like earthquakes and cyclones, however, the government is

Natural gas shortage burdens LPG

LAHORE – LPG prices in local market increased by around Rs 3 per kg owing to an increase by PARCO, said the LPG industry stakeholders on Thursday, while All Pakistan LPG Distributors Association Chairman Attiq Khan said that there was no shortage in the market and prices will remain stable in the future. Earlier, PARCO was selling LPG for Rs 87,000 per tonnes while other LPG producers including OGDCL and PPL were selling LPG for Rs 93,000 per tonnes, but now PARCO has also increased