KARACHI: Police on Sunday arrested two people, one of them step father of a girl, who was allegedly tortured and raped in Awami Colony area of the city, ARY NEWS reported. According to police, taking notice of a viral video, they apprehended two suspects from Awami Colony area. “One of them was step father of the victim while the other was his brother,” they said.

GUJRAT: The Sarai Alamgir administration on Thursday imposed a complete lockdown in the Simbli village, a tehsil of Sarai Alamgir after six coronavirus cases were reported in the area, ARY News reported. As per details, the Assistant Commissioner Sarai Alamgir has sealed Simbli village after six COVID-19 cases were confirmed on Thursday.

Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah. ? Geo News/File KARACHI: Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah announced on Sunday that the province is set to undergo a lockdown after midnight tonight. "After 12am tonight [Sunday night], Sindh will undergo a lockdown," he said. "People will not be allowed to venture out of their homes unnecessarily."

LAHORE: The Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department said on Sunday that personal protective equipment (PPE) has been provided to five major hospitals in Lahore, ARY News reported. The equipment received from the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) was handed over to Lahore General Hospital, Mayo Hospital, Jinnah Hospital, Children?s Hospital and the Pakistan Institute of Cardiology (PIC).

ISLAMABAD: Faisal Edhi, the head of Edhi Foundation and the son of philanthropist late Abdul Sattar Edhi, has met Prime Minister Imran Khan and donated Rs10 million in PM?s Corona Relief Fund Faisal Edhi has presented a cheque for the donation of Rs10 million in the PM?s relief fund for coronavirus affectees.

ISLAMABAD: Religious cleric Maulana Tariq Jamil called upon Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan at the Prime Minister office in Islamabad on Monday amid fast-spreading coronavirus fears for a consultative meeting, ARY News reported. PM Imran Khan and Maulana Tariq Jamil leading by example took strict precautionary measures in times of the deadly coronavirus pandemic.

HYDERABAD: Minister for Health, Sindh Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho on Saturday announced the demise of another individual after testing positive for coronavirus, ARY News reported. The patient had tested positive for coronavirus on April 3, the provincial tally of coronavirus related deaths now stands at 14. Read More: Coronavirus cases stand at 830 in Sindh Pechuho also said that the number of confirmed coronavirus patients has reached to 830 in the province.

ISLAMABAD: The confirmed coronavirus cases in Pakistan has reached 1,865, according to the National Command and Control Centre. According to the report, there are 652 cases in Punjab, 625 in Sindh, 221 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 153 in Balochistan, 58 in Islamabad, 148 in Gilgit Baltistan and six cases in Azad Kashmir.

ISLAMABAD: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has been summoned by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to appear before it in a case pertaining to the alleged allotment of a land to the Editor-in-Chief Jang Geo Media Group Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman. NAB claims that Nawaz ? when he was the Punjab chief minister ? allotted a 54-kanal plot of land in 1986 to MSR.

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has summoned a meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad on Tuesday, ARY News reported. According to details, the cabinet meeting, which will be chaired by PM Imran Khan, will discuss the five-point agenda. According to the agenda of the meeting, the federal cabinet will approve the exemption of sales tax for the construction industry, while the meeting will give go-ahead for the restructuring of the national commission on minorities.