Shikarpur


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Shikarpur

 

a city in Pakistan, in Sind Province, near the Indus River. Population, 62,500 (1969). Shikarpur has a railroad station. Industry is represented by cotton-ginning, rice-processing, and flour milling enterprises. Handicrafts include the production of silk and cotton fabrics, carpets, pottery, and indigo dyes.

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SHIKARPUR -- A man was sentenced to death for killing his colleague while they were serving with the Agriculture Development Bank and posted at its Shikarpur branch in July 2013.
KARACHI -- A four-day National anti-polio campaign started on Monday throughout Larkana, Kamber-Shahdadkot, Shikarpur, Jacobabad
SHIKARPUR -- Shikarpur had known as Paris of Sindh, but now Shikarpur is loosing its glory gradually and slowly besides people of Shikarpur are facing many hardships nowadays owing to poor state of cleanliness and stored garbage at various places of the city.
The elected PPP-Chairman Babar aka Sunni Sanjrani and Chief Municipal Officer [CMO] Iqbal Imtiaz Phulpoto have failed to elicit sympathies of people of Shikarpur because who have failed to discharge their obligations to clean the city.
Mostly all the main roads and all the streets were seen inundated with sewerage water and people of shikarpur is witnesses the poor state of cleanliness, but people of Shikarpur and media persons wondered when they came to know that the fuel of pumping stations has been stopped due to internal issues occurred between the CMO and MC chairman due to which all the main roads and all the streets of various mohallas' including Jumani Hall, Pir Wasul Shah, Allah Wala Chowk, Lakhi gate, Girls' college road, Sadar Mohalla, Shaikh Mohalla, Sukpull and various other mohallas' submerged with sewerage water and looks like heaps of garbage.
They said all the main roads and streets were seen inundated with sewerage water and people of Shikarpur facing different problems and diseases.
SHIKARPUR -- An FIR was registered on Sunday against the Madeji station house officer and four other police officials on the orders of additional district and sessions judge of Shikarpur for injuring a villager in a 'staged' encounter, according to a report by a private media outlet.
Major organization : COMMISSIONER RURAL DEVELOPMENT UP,JDC MEERUT,CDO BULANDSHAHR,DDO BULANDSHAHR,BDO SHIKARPUR
LAHORE: Founded by the Daudpotras in 1617 and later wrested by Kalhoras in 1701, Shikarpur became the eighteenth-century commercial emporium of Asia.
Shikarpur -- Shikarpur police have booked hospital employees and their accomplices on the charges for stealing medicines' form government medical store at Shikarpur Civil Hospital on Monday.
ISLAMABAD, Jan 30 (KUNA) -- At least forty people were killed and around fifty others wounded in a blast targeting a worship place in Shikarpur district of Pakistan's southern Sindh province on Friday, said officials.
SHIKARPUR -- A large number of the Jeay Sindh Mahaz (JSM) Shikarpur leaders and workers took out a protest rally which started from Rustam Chowk and culminated outside the NADRA office Shikarpur against issuance of Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs) to the outsiders in Sindh.