Can someone please tell me how to send a HTTP request through PHP .

Although I don't know anything about it there is a function called http_request(); and the official documentation can be found at

Note that this is a pecl extension. You'll have to build it into PHP.

If you need just a simple HTTP Request, you can use file_get_contents().
This makes a HTTP GET Request to the URL you give it (if the http wrapper is enabled allow_url_fopen).

You can also use the curl functions:

Or see the docs on getting remote files:

For custom HTTP Requests use CURL or you can use fsockopen(), with fread() and fwrite().

Pear also provides a HTTP package: