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In a joint operation on the Karachi Super Highway on Saturday, the anti-narcotics force (ANF) and Sindh Rangers confiscated 18 kg of heroin. According to information, two Karachi citizens were also taken into custody during the joint ANF and Rangers operation. In a separate investigation, the ANF located 10 kilograms of cocaine on a Sanghar resident in Hyderabad. In addition, an Attock resident handed over to the ANF 1.2 kg of heroin. A parcel containing 906 grams of ice bound for Australia was found in a Lahore courier facility. ANF registered cases against all the accused, and further investigation is…

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On Friday, a police officer attempted suicide in Karachi and was injured after shooting himself for an “unknown reason.” Details indicate that after shooting himself in the chest, police officer Khalid Hussain attempted suicide. Later, he was sent to a local hospital for medical treatment. The Kalri police station officer who shot himself in the chest with a government weapon while on duty outside a gas station close to Maripur The police added in a statement that this was the officer’s second suicide attempt and that, prior to this incident, he had previously attempted suicide in Larkana.

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On Thursday, a mysterious disease in Karachi, Pakistan, claimed the lives of 19 people, including at least 16 children, in Muhammad Ali Laghari Goth in Karachi’s Kemari District. Details indicate that more than 30 children are still suffering from a mysterious fever because there are no medical facilities nearby to provide treatment. Additionally, the smoke from “illegal” factories makes it difficult for the patients to breathe. District Health Office (DHO) Kemari Dr. Muhammad Arif stated that two children’s deaths in Goth were caused by measles (Khasra) and that a team was currently investigating the causes of the deaths. DHO Kemari…

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The government has waived demurrage fees on all containers moored at ports in Karachi, which is a huge relief for importers. The decision would be announced by evening, according to the federal minister for maritime affairs, Faisal Ali Subzwari. When a shipper or charterer takes longer than permitted to load or unload cargo at a port or terminal, demurrage fees are imposed. These fees, which are normally levied on a daily basis, are meant to make up for any delays or increased expenses that the port operator or shipowner may experience as a result of the vessel’s prolonged stay. The…

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The delay in the clearance of imported cotton containers at Karachi port has prompted the textile owners to threaten the government with staging a demonstration as Pakistan battles to increase its depleting foreign exchange reserves. Chairman of the All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA), Hamid Zaman, stated: “If the government doesn’t clear the imported cotton coming to Karachi, the textile industry will be forced to protest.” He stated during a programme hosted by the Lahore Economic Journalist Association that the lack of raw materials, primarily raw cotton, would prevent the textile industry from reaching its $25 billion export goal for…

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Following Sunday’s local government elections in Sindh, the recounting of votes is still ongoing in the port city, but political confrontations broke out in numerous locations throughout the city, injuring several individuals. Keamari, Malir Halt, Gulshan-e-Hadeed, and Qayyumabad are among the hostile regions, according to the report. Outside the district returning officer’s (DRO) office in Keamari, where members of the Pakistan Peoples Party were also present, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) staged a protest. Supporters of the two rival parties chanted slogans against each other. https://twitter.com/gchahal/status/1615969320043171840

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Five terrorists arrested: Five terrorists from a banned organization were apprehended in Karachi on Wednesday, according to the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD), during operations in the Moach Goth and Empress Market neighborhoods. The accused intended to blow up a high-voltage transmission line that brought power to the Hub. After receiving a tip, security agencies and Sindh Rangers conducted a joint operation in the region and arrested the arrests. According to CTD police, the suspect was apprehended on Tuesday during operations that were conducted in Moach Goth and Empress Market. They added that the suspects were involved in selling of explosives,…

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Police encounter in Korangi: During a police encounter near Korangi Creek Road in Karachi’s Korangi area, three accused robbers were detained. Details indicate that the three thieves were apprehended following a fight between criminals and police on the Korangi Creek Road. Naeem, Abdul Wahab, and Suleman were the three accused people that were arrested. Three firearms, 17 stolen wallets, and mobile phones were all found in the suspects’ possession by the police. Police have registered a case against the robbers, and further investigation is underway. Watch More Latest News on BNN YouTube Channel.

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KP Assembly: On the recommendation of Chief Minister Mahmood Khan, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly has been dissolved. According to reports, Governor Haji Ghulam Ali has approved Chief Minister Mahmood Khan’s proposal to dissolve the provincial assembly. During the province’s last cabinet meeting on Tuesday, it was decided to dissolve the KP Assembly. Mehmood Khan said that it was the final cabinet meeting and appreciated all the MPAs for their cooperation throughout the administration as well as all the officers and ministers who contributed to the growth of the province. Watch More News On BNN YouTube Channel.

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Sara Malik murder case:Sara Malik, the woman who worked at a private pet care facility in a post-industrial part of town, was believed to have committed suicide by jumping into the sea. But an autopsy report on Sara Malik has suggested that she was murdered. However, the report disputes a previously believed timeline for her death, giving rise to additional suspicions surrounding her death. Police were called on the 15 helplines and informed by a man. Last week, on January 6,that a woman had apparently jumped into the sea to commit suicide. However, a team from the Sahil police rushed to…

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