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Tuesday, 14 October 2014

P.M Nawaz vows to build state of the art Hospital & University in Murree

Saturday, October 04, 2014 - Murree—Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif visited murree ad vowed swift development and beautification of Murree hill station and said all ongoing projects would be completed ahead of schedule. Addressing gatherings of locals here after visiting the Murree Bus Terminal and the General Post Office building that is undergoing a massive restoration, the prime minister assured that the long standing issue of water shortage would also be addressed on priority.

He said the government was undertaking 16 projects worth billions for the uplift of Murree hill station. He said a comprehensive project has been launched for restoration of the lost glory of Murree and said directions have been given to ensure their quick completion. He hoped that with the completion of projects the problems of the people of Murree would be alleviated.

He said an international standard university and a hospital will be constructed in Murree to cater to the needs of the people of the adjoining areas and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. The Prime Minister also prayed to Almighty Allah to guide those who were preventing the progress and development of Pakistan. He said his government accorded great importance to Murree that carries historical significance and was working to restore its natural beauty.

He said he was personally supervising the development projects to ensure their quality and timely completion. Provincial Minister Raja Ishfaq Sarwar and Political Secretary to the PM Asif Kirmani accompanied the Prime Minister. Prime Minister Sharif was earlier briefed about the Bus Terminal project that was 95% completed and would cost Rs 33 million.

The terminal would be fully operational in a week’s time. He was also informed that under Phase I the GPO building’s roof and facade would be rehabilitated, while its interior would be restored in Phase II.—INP

Friday, 1 February 2013

NA-50 (Murree,kahuta,Kotli Sattian) Political Scenerio



The perceptions and preparations are on its height as the elections are approaching, government seemed to set out all for elections.  Despite having differences with Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz which is the main opposition party, the government is ready to leave the offices in march and let the care taker setup to play its role. Like other constituencies of Pakistan NA-50(Murree, Kahuta, Kotli Sattian ) is one the strong hold of PML-N but the things seems to be turning this time in this constituency, this time it would not be the situation as we did see in the last elections  at then PML-N had came back after long gap so the people were into to let them give a chance as they were tired of the military regime of Gen Musharaf and people had less options to vote because Jamat-e_Islami had not took part in the last general elections and PTI was also out of the game and popularity too.  Though Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf has set its roots throughout the country which surely cannot win the elections as far as constituency of NA-50 is concerned but it would definitely damage the PML-N’s vote bank, A seat  adjustment  with the JI can be good for PML-N. As far as the performance of current parliamentarians i-e MNA Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and MPA Raja Fayyaz Sarwar is concerned they could not give any mega project to the people of the constituency.

Murree TMA employees demand salary

Murree—The Tehsil Municipal Authority, Murree, employees on Monday demonstrated against DCO Rawalpindi at GPO Chowk Mall road, as they had not been paid salaries for the last two months due to non availability of funds.

They were chanting slogans against the District Coordinating Officer. They also warned the DCO that if they were not paid their salaries they would cut the water supply of the city.

The members of union of TMA shut their offices on Monday and started protest at Mall Road. The demonstration was led by the union leader Naveed Abbasi. Addressing the protesters he said that for the last four months divisional office had been putting hurdles in payment of their salary.

He said for last two months employees had not received their salaries. The protesters also staged a sit-in and demanded their right of pay.

In the end of protest Naveed Abbasi, Muhammad Ali and other leaders of the union said in their speeches that this was a peaceful demonstration but if DCO would not take notice of our demands then all TMA offices will be shut and people would face so many problems.

Friday, 20 July 2012

Murree would remain crowdy during the Holy month of Ramdan 
To some Murree maybe a tacky and over-crowded hill-station in Pakistan but for many Murree is a heaven in summer. Some people may have experienced 45-50 degrees Celsius so therefore Murree’s cooler high altitude climate provides them relief from the sweltering heat. As the Holy month of Ramdan is starting from today most of the tourist who have come over here from hot areas of Pakistan to spend summer under cool climate, this has been observed this year that because of higher temperatures in their respective areas they decided to spend the month of Ramdan in Murree. We would leave Murree on 28th of Ramdan a tourist said.  

Thursday, 19 July 2012

PPP Government has plundered the country's assets says Raja Ashfaq Sarwar Gen Sec PML(N) Punjab
After becoming the General Secretory of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz Punjab chapter Raja Ashfaq Sarwar paid his first visit to his home town Murree where he was warmly welcomed by other leaders of PML (N) Haq Nawaz Abbasi, Raja Daftar, Hafiz Usman Abbasi and including a huge gathering of PML(N) supporters. 
Raja Ashfaq Sarwar addressed a huge gathering at lower topa which is central place of Murree Tehsil in his address he vowed that he will continue his political struggle for the people of his constituency, I am deeply admired the way people welcomed me today he added. While addressing Haq Nawaz Abbasi Gen Sec. Tehsil Murree said that it is the love of Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and Mian Shehbaz Sharif towards the people of Murree that they gave this title to a person who belong to Murree. Admiring Asfhfaq Sarwar's efforts for party and for the people of Murree he said that he deserve this title. President PMLN Murree Raja Daftar said top leadership of the party take murree as their second home and always took serious interests in its matters.