Parliamentary committee on coronavirus to meet tomorrow

By: INP      Published: 10:08 PM, 5 Apr, 2020
Parliamentary committee on coronavirus to meet tomorrow

The 25-member parliamentary committee constituted for monitoring and supervision of COVID-19 situation will meet under the chair of Speaker National Assembly (NA) Asad Qaiser on Monday (tomorrow).

Asad Qaiser has summoned a meeting of the 25-member parliamentary committee on coronavirus pandemic at Parliament House tomorrow.

Finance adviser Abdul Hafeez Shaikh will give a briefing to the committee over economic and trade situation besides giving detailed information regarding the federal government’s economic plan.

Commerce adviser Abdul Razak Dawood will apprise impact of coronavirus pandemic over trade activities across the country.

A comprehensive review will be presented over coronavirus situation by Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Health Zafar Mirza and National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Chairman Lieutenant General Mohammad Afzal regarding the measures adopted to contain the virus.

The members of the parliamentary committee will join the meeting through video conference.