A spokesman of the Irrigation department said here on Monday that Lower Jehlum and Rasool Qadir Link canals will be closed from Dec 26 to Jan 12, Qadir Abad and Balloki Link canals from Dec 27 to January 13, Lower Bari Doaab and Balloki Sulemanki Link canals from Dec 29 to Jan 15, Upper Pakpatan and Eastern Sadiqiyya canals from Dec 30 to January 16, Upper Jehlum canal from January 12 to 29, Lower Chenab canal (excluding Jhang Branch canal) from January 13 to 30, Jhang Branch canal from December 27 to January 13, Upper Bahawal Pur
canal from January 13 to 30,Upper Chenab Canal from December 26 to January 12 and Central Bari Doaab canal from December 27 to January 13.
The following deals were reported: 400 bales of cotton from Mir Pur Khas at Rs 5700, 800 bales of cotton from Sanghar at Rs 5700, 200 bales of cotton from Bahawal Nagar at Rs 5600, 200 bales of cotton from Mongi Bangla at Rs 5700, 600 bales of cotton from Bahawal Pur
at Rs 5700-5800, 200 bales of cotton from Lodhran at Rs 5700, 200 bales of cotton from Vehari at Rs 5700, 100 bales of cotton from Chichawatni at Rs 5700, 100 bales of cotton from Burewala at Rs 5700, 200 bales of cotton from Chistian at 5700, 200 bales of cotton from Khanewal at Rs 5725 and 700 bales of cotton from Mailsi at Rs 5800, dealers said.
, April 28, 2011 (Frontier Star): Chief Minister Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif has said that mere sit ins cannot stop drone attacks until the whole nation unites and dependency on foreign aid is stopped.