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PM Chairs Federal Cabinet Meeting

Federal cabinet approved the procedure for acquisition of COVID-19 vaccine that entails safety and efficacy of the immunization.

Briefing the newsmen along with Federal Minister for Information Shibli Faraz, PM's Special Assistant on Health Dr. Faisal Sultan said, the cabinet also approved 150 million dollar for acquiring the vaccine from multiple suppliers.

He said, the frontline health workers and elderly people will be given priority for vaccine. The PM's Special Assistant stated that several companies have been shortlisted for vaccine acquisition.

Speaking on the occasion, the cabinet was briefed on Ravi Urban Development and Bundle Island Projects that will create job opportunities and attract foreign direct investment.

The minister stated that the prime minister is determined to complete both projects despite challenges.

He stated that the bundle island project will benefit the people of Sindh province the most.

On PDM Multan gathering, the Information Minster stated that the opposition failed in gathering large number of people adding that the political leaders violated corona sops that endangered people's lives.

He underscored that the public gatherings must be avoided following N.C.O.C. Recommendations to stop spread of Coronavirus.