Citizens’ Alliance formed to struggle for resolving the issues of Mithi Town

Alliance presents 10-point Charter of Demands that includes provision of water, minimizing power cuts, making Cadet College functional, opening of Cattle Market, equipping Civil Hospital and conducting city survey etc. By GR Junejo Mithi: The social activists and civil society members of Mithi have formed a ‘Shahri Ettehad’ (Citizens’ Alliance) to strive for resolving the […]

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2 Persons die, 5 injured, over 200 goats perished as lightning hits Tharparkar

Thunderstorm lashes various parts of desert district bringing joys, coupled with miseries, for Thari people    By GR Junejo Mithi: The early-monsoon rain, which lashed the Desert district Tharparkar last night, was the cause of joys for the people of Thar who were faced with scorching summer, however it also brought miseries for some, as […]

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Recovery of Kidnapped Villagers: Sindh police throws responsibility on Punjab police

Ubauro police refuses to register FIR even after 10-days of kidnapping of villagers from Borri area SHO of Ubauro says the crime place falls in Machhko area of Punjab while Machhko police denies the claim; villagers stage demo appealing the CMs of two provinces to take notice By Nazir Malik Ubauro: the heirs and relatives […]

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FY2020-21 Budget: District Council Tharparkar to spend Rs.260 million on development projects

Annual income is estimated to be Rs.393.628 million; Rs.89.6 million set aside for the salaries By GR Junejo Mithi: Chairman, District Council Tharparkar Dr. Ghulam Haider Samejo presented annual budget for the year 2020-21 at the council session on Friday according to which the total income was estimated to be Rs.393.628 million while the expenditures […]

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Tharparkar broils amidst power shutdowns and low-voltage

(File Photo) WAPDA has failed to upgrade 66000KV grid established in 1992, which supplies electricity to several towns and villages The project of 132000KV line remains to be executed; Tharparkar is power-producing district but the local people cannot benefit from it. By GR Junejo Mithi: The people of desert district Tharparkar are facing severe crisis […]

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Tharparkar grieves as two more women commit suicide

A young woman, along with her infant daughter, and other one, also married, ended life by jumping into wells in Chhachhro and Diplo Talukas   By GR Junejo Mithi: The gloomy atmosphere prevailed in desert district Tharparkar, as two more incidents of suicide involving three lives were reported on Saturday – one from Chhachhro Taluka […]

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Santuro Farm residents stage demo for water

Water Supply project for Naukot town of Tharparkar was completed in 2008 at Santuro Farm but the residents of that area are still deprived of facility and are made to consume brackish water By Asad Junejo Naukot: The residents of Santuro Bazaar locality of Naukot staged demonstration on Thursday against the non-supply of water to […]

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4 Villagers die while digging a well in Nagarparkar area

The sandy-soil walls of well fell on the laborers at village Ra’rreko By GR Junejo Mithi: Four laborers died when the sandy-soil walls of well they were digging in search of water fell on them at village Ra’rreko of Taluka Nagarparkar, district Tharparkar. The bodies of deceased villagers were taken out by the administration with […]

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45000 hoarded wheat bags seized in Ghotki district

700,000 wheat bags seized in two months; Ghotki has emerged as number one district where such a huge quantity of wheat was hoarded By Nazir Malik Ubauro: Following the orders of Sindh government, the administration of Ghotki district during the continued crackdown on wheat-hoarders, seized another 45000 wheat bags during last few day from different […]

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Demo against land mafia in Ubauro

Land grabbers are constructing shops in front of Benazir Family Park By Nazir Malik Ubauro: The members of Citizens’ Action Committee on Tuesday staged demonstration against the land mafia who has started constructing shops at a plot in front of Family Park in Ubauro. The demonstrators, led by Action committee president Maulana Yasir Mahmood Khoso, […]

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