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Federal Cabinet Approves Corona Relief Package

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet reviewed and approved the Rs1,200 billion economic relief package on Tuesday, which was announced by Prime Minister Imran Khan last week to deal with the coronavirus outbreak and its repercussions in Pakistan.

During the meeting, which also deliberated upon the government’s steps to check the COVID-19 pandemic, PM Imran took notice of the reports claiming that goods of the country’s exporters were being stopped. “Exporters’ goods, as well as goods’ transport, should not be halted,” the premier said.

The Cabinet was briefed on the measures being taken to tackle the worsening pandemic.