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♦ The Election Commission of Pakistan has accepted the PTI petition seeking access to Pakistan People’s Party and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s financial accounts.
♦ State Minister for Information Farrukh Habib said opposition parties—PPP and PMLN—narratives have been defeated in the ECP.
♦ PDM leaders to sit together to discuss electrical reforms, NAB ordinance amendments, inflation, Road caravan, and gatherings. Nawaz Sharif will address via video link.
♦ PML-N Lahore President and MNA Pervaiz Malik died of cardiac arrest. His funeral prayers time will be announced later.
♦ Bilawal Bhutto tweeted “Jiye Bhutto from Kashmir to Karachi,” after the PPP candidate won elections, Amir Yasin, from LA-12 and PTI candidate Yasir Sultan Chaudhry won the by-elections in LA-3 Mirpur.
♦ People are getting arms on rent from the Karachi City Court warehouse. Arrested accused Masoom Bangali made startling revelations.
♦ Schools across the country resumed regular classes on Monday after the National Command Operation Centre (NCOC) eases the coronavirus restrictions after a visible reduction in the coronavirus cases in Pakistan.
♦ Coronavirus claimed 28 lives and infected 1004 people across country in last 24 hours. The positivity ratio of corona cases remained at 2.3 percent.
♦ More than 135 new cases of dengue virus fever were reported from KP, 78 from Islamabad, 169 from Punjab including 124 from Lahore.
♦ PML-N marks Youm-e-soug (Day of mourning) today on the demise of nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan. A resolution submitted in the Punjab Assembly paid rich tribute to Dr. Qadeer.
♦ CNG stations reopened in Sindh including Karachi, Sukkur.
♦ Sindh High Court acquitted alleged target killer Ubaid aka ‘K2’ and accomplice Nadir Shah.
♦ Lahore police arrested the suspected harasser on the application of the victim woman who was harassed in the Defence area.
♦ Funeral prayers of nine people were offered in Saidabad who were killed in yesterday’s armed attack on petrol pumps. Additional IG South Punjab Zafar Iqbal took notice of the incident.
♦ Indian Army made several arrests in the name of a so-called search operation in Held Valley’s districts Bandipura and Islamabad.
♦ In solidarity call with farmers protest, bus service and markets have been closed in Maharashtra and in Mumbai.
♦ A US couple has been arrested in the state of West Virginia for allegedly selling information on nuclear warships to what they believed was a foreign state, the Justice Department said Sunday.
♦ Heavy rain and snowfall in Azad Jammu Kashmir Lipa valley decreased the temperature. The central weather office predicted rains in Punjab and in KP.
♦ Like other parts of the world, Pakistan also marks World Girls Day.
♦ Sindh and Balochistan team will play their match against each other at 3opm at Qaddafi Station in National T20.
♦ Today is the 13th death anniversary of actor Badar Muni who worked in as many as 650 Pashto, Punjabi, and Urdu movies.
♦ James Bond's film ‘No time To Die’ earned $50.6 million in the United States while world cinemas earnings crossed the $30 million mark.