Letters

Letter: Delay in Functionality of Balochistan Education Endowment Fund

Key aim of any educational fund is to provide financial Assistance to needy and deserving students, so that their higher education is not stopped or affected because of financial problems. After delay of two years, Balochistan Government established Balochistan Education Endowment Fund (BEEF) earlier this year. Over 6 months have passed and still BEEF is not yet functional. Educational institutions ...

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Letter: Save Balochsitan’s Wildlife

The arid and semi-arid landscapes of Balochistan host a variety of rare animals and birds housed in the Hingol National Park and Hazarganji-Chiltan National Park.  Hingol National Park, located on the coast of Makran and near the Princess of Hope, is the biggest park of Pakistan that is globally significant due to its ecosystems that are amazingly diverse. The said ...

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Letter: Library in Nokabad, Gramkan Should Be Reopened

Libraries provide students with a very neat kind of environment. It also assists them in keeping good concentration on their studies. Books are the treasure of knowledge and library is the only place where students can read them free of cost. The books enable the students to gain information to build skills and also develop understanding about way of life. ...

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Letter: Irresponsible Use of Social Media in Kharan

Use of Internet and mobile technologies for interactive social networking is called social media. In Kharan some of the people are using social media tools such as twitter and Facebook as a joke. They imagine that they’re working as news editors and giving fast and free news without any charge to the people and solving the issues which are faced ...

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Letter: Schools of Turbat Without Computers

Turbat is a major city of Balochistan where thousands of students from nearby villages come to get education. There are more than 20 high schools in Turbat city which don’t have the facility of computers. In this modern era, computer literacy is must for progress but there is no facility available for schools students of Turbat to acquire computer literacy. ...

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Letter: Stop Polluting Kech River

Drinking water supplied to Dash area of Kech district comes from the Kech River. Unfortunately, people of Turbat city dump their garbage in Kech River due to unavailability of other places for this purpose. This results in polluting the river and making the water unsafe to drink. However people of Dash are compelled to drink this water despite knowing that ...

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Letter: Delay in Supply of Text Books

Schools in Turbat have opened from 16th August but students have not been provided with the books of Pak-studies and Islamic education so far. Both of these subjects are very important for the students and delay in availability of their books would affect education of students. As a part of its educational emergency claims, Balochistan government had announced that books ...

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Letter: Need of Libraries in Turbat

Turbat is a major city of Balochistan where thousands of students face shortage of libraries. There is just one public library and there are no more than 1,500 books in it. Do the authorities think that just one library is enough to create a reading culture in Turbat? Due to the prevailing economic plight of people, buying books is a ...

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Letter: NADRA Office Problems in Turbat

National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) Office in Turbat is one of the most important government offices in the city. People visit this office to get their B-forms and CNICs. This place is often crowded but there are not adequate arrangements to cater to needs of people. There is no proper sitting arrangement for the people who wait for their ...

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Letter: No Emergency Doctors in Turbat

Turbat, one of the major cities of Balochistan, lacks emergency doctors which have resulted in several death cases in the city. In fact, every night after 10 PM all hospitals close down in Turbat city and there are no doctors to attend emergency patients. Recently, a female patient in Turbat faced an emergency situation and she was taken to three ...

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