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PM Orders Opening Of Goods Transport

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday chaired the third meeting of the National Coordination Committee (NCC) in Islamabad to review the situation arising out of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.

According to details, all the chief ministers and federal leaders participated in the meeting via video link.

The NCC meeting discussed the condition of the communication process in the country due to lockdown, while attendees also informed meeting about the steps taken by the government in curbing the virus.

Sources said the meeting decided to lift a ban on goods transport across the country in order to maintain a supply of daily use commodities.

“There should be no shortage of daily use commodities in the country due to lockdown. The shortage of food items can create panic in the country,” said PM Khan during the meeting.

He said the incumbent was taking measures in the fight against novel coronavirus.