Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry said Tuesday that French newspaper has lauded the quality reusable face masks, bearing the tag of ‘Made in Pakistan.
Chaudhry in his tweet said that Pakistan has already got orders of PPEs exports upto $100mn and it is expected to reach upto $500mn in future.
Pakistan’s in time response to cater the French residents’ demand of face masks was widely obliged by the health authorities and local media.
French Newspaper is all praise for made in Pakistan masks, Pak has already received 100 M USD export orders of PPEs and we expect this figure to cross 500 M USD in cmng months… Inshallah https://t.co/mbBepfZWqM
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) June 15, 2020
Last week, Fawad Chaudhry had said that the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) has approved country’s first ever locally developed testing kits for coronavirus detection.
He had made this announcement on the micro-blogging website, Twitter.
The kits have been developed by the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST).