MIRPURKHAS Dec 25. 60th birth anniversary was observed by PML (N) Mirpurkhas here on Friday at the residence of local leader comrade Rajput. On this occasion comrade Abdul Majeed and other participators including Shaheen Arain, Siraj Shahid, Raja Tanveer, Ch Sohail , Zulfikar Butta, Mir Fatehullah Talpure, Sikandar Ali Jhundeer, Abdul Hameed , Naeem Durrani, Ch Shehzad, Nawab Qureshi, chanesar Shah, Murad Baloch, Haji Bezaar Khan and others have discussed also the party matters. It was told the gathering that Comrade Abdul Majeed Rajput, Kirshan Bheel and Tarique have been taken as members in Sindh organizational committee of PML (N). They decided to increase the membership of the party in the district. Later Comrade Abdul Majeed and other jointly cutted the cake.
MIRURKHAS Dec 25. Tomato crop price has much been decreased following the reaching of more than production in the vegetable markets in lower Sindh as result Tomato growers were deprived of reasonable price of their crop. Report said that some weeks ago, Tomato retail rate was RS 30 to 40 per kilogramme in the region but as the news crop harvested in Mirpurkhas , Umerkot, Badin , Tandoallahyar etc, districts of lower Sindh rate of Tomato decreased as result as it is being sold in retail at Rs6 to 10 per kilogram. Report said that over 50 trucks are daily being transported to different areas of the country from vegetable markets of Kot Ghulam Mohammad, Digri, Mirpurkhas, Tandoallahyar, etc. Growers were bringing the crop in the market in big shoppers from their land while big shoppers contain 10 to 12 kilogramme in the markets where traders are buying the crop through bid of Arhti of vegetable market. An Arthti Sher Mohammad Shah told that a shopper is being sold at RS 5o to 60. He said that more than Tomato crop produced in the region as result business of only Tomato is being made in the markets. Landlords Haji Umer Bughyo and said that government should export the Tomato crop due to its more than production in the region as average per acre increased here this year. They deplored that growers have been deprived of reasonable price and input has now been increased than output as result growers also derived of profit. They urged the government to export the Tomato crop so that growers might get reasonable price of the crop.
MIRPURKHAS Dec 25. A tractor trolley driver was killed when Mehran express train collided with it at railway Phattak near Jhurbi village, few kilometers from Mirpurkhas early morning on Friday. Report said that Mehran express train coming to Mirpurkhas from chore that it was collided with a tractor trolley crossing the railway Phattak as result its driver Mehram Ali , 40, son of Ali Mohammad Mari was died of serious wounds at the spot. His body was brought at civil hospital and after fulfilling the legal formality, his body was handed over to his heirs.
MIRPURKHAS Dec 25. President Farmers organization council FOC Javed Ahmed Junejo has welcomed the decisions of world bank to end the intervention of irrigation department in the improvement sector programme) WISP, that has been launched in the Sindh province to improve the Sindh irrigation system. In a press statement issued here on Friday, he further said that these decisions were taken after the severe protest of FOC. He said that in 1st phase of WISP, repair and improving work are to be made of 175 channels, 15 branch canales and 5 main canals with cost of RS 15 crors and 70 lakhs dollars. He said that has launched this project to improve the farmer organization system. He said that now repair and improvement work of all the canals and channels would be made in the supervision of farmer organizations FOs , while engineering work will be supervise by the private engineers would be appointed by world Bank. He accused that bureaucracy of irrigation department was wanted to fail the FOs to run irrigation system successfully in the province. He alleged that Sindh irrigation and drainage department SIDA was established for welfare of FOs but few managing directors of SIDA had become spokesmen of irrigation department as they tried to fail FO system but failed in their efforts. He further said that unless officers of irrigation department taking also salaries of lakhs of rupees from both departments would not be sacked from their jobs this system would not be succeeded. Javed Ahmed Junejo said that provincial minister for irrigation has made efforts to resolve the grievances of the farmers and appealed to provincial minister for irrigation to ensure the registration of farmer organizations FOs of Ghotki area water board and left bank area water board Badin and also sacked the officers of irrigation department getting salaries from SIDA as well as irrigation department and sacked also general manager operation of SIDA for improving the FO system.
MIRPURKHAS Dec 25. Friends’ panel has won the annual election of district bar association Mirpurkhas for 2010 with sufficient difference of the votes here on late Thursday night as there was expected tough contest between United panel and Friends panel . Friends’ panel had supported of PPP while united panel had support of functional Muslim league and other parties. was the of the election. Friends’ panel has now been won the election of the bar continuously since 5 years. Eelected president of Friends panel Salahuddin panhwer advocate had been defeated by Sher Mohammad Wassan advocate of united panel in the election of Sindh bar council few months back. However lawyers of friends panel resisted to make Salahuddin Panhwer advocate as candidate for president post in the bar election before the election. Lawyers of friends’ panel have celebrated the success after completion of the vote counting and distributed sweets among the lawyers while they congratulated to each others on the success. Several of them also danced on the success. Poll was started in morning with slow vote casting. However it took speed in noon as vehicles were hired to bring the voters including sleeping voters from far flung areas on behalf of both panels. Election commissioner Sultan Ahmed Khan advocate told that now there are total 521 voters who could caste their votes under the directives of Sindh . However, 441 votes were casted in the election. Tea and meals were served to the voters particularly come from far flung areas on behalf of both panels. Both panels had suffered the payment of fee of their supported voters to get their votes, about 20 voters are government employee as reportedly they could not get membership of the bar under the rule of district bar association. While government employee lawyers had been acquired their enrolment also from Sindh due to unknown causes. Majority of the voters were sleeping lawyers. Following is the elected body as President Salahuddin Panhwer secured 252 votes, vice president Memon get 247 votes, general secretary Jan Ali Junejo acquired 278 votes, Joint secretary Nasir Ahmed Khan gained 220 votes, library secretary Mohammad Asif Zai obtained 225 votes and treasurer Shoukat Ali Rahimoon acquired 255 votes. It may be recalled that till five years back, candidates were elected unopposed in the election of the bar as there was complete hold of Yousuf Leghari group while some lawyers were in opposition that time but Salahuddin Panhwer who is a young lawyer and had acquired support of youth lawyers entered into the scenario of the bar and created massive opposition in the bar against the Yousuf Leghari group with his intelligence as result for last four years Friends panel had won the election of the bar and now 5th times friends panel won the election . Lawyers of Yousuf Leghari group had changed the name of panel few years back.
MIRPURKHAS Dec 25. Naik Atta Mohammad Rajput, who was martyred in Operation Rah e Nijaat, was buried with full military protocol here on Friday in the Fauji graveyard of Satellite town. Thousands of people including Leughtanent colonel Mubashir, incharge MQM Mirurkhas zone Azeem Danish, and members zonal committee, Zila Dr Zafar Ahmed Kamali, MPA Faheem Ahmed Altafi, taluka Nazim Ghulam Dastageer Kamali etc attended his funeral and they also raised slogans in the favor of Pak Military. Report said that Naik Atta Mohammad Rajput, 38, was Martyrds in operation Rah e Nijat on Thursday while his body was brought here on Friday morning. He left behind a widow, 3 sons and a daughter. Flower wreath was laid on the grave of martyred on behalf of , and 18 divisions.