Islamabad: Industry and Production Minister Hamad Azar said on Tuesday that consultations have been held with the provinces at the National Command Operations Center (NCOC) to review the departments in accordance with the appropriate Standard Operational Procedures (SOP) and possibly reopen them .
In a post on social-networking website Twitter, the minister said that these include tourism, restaurants, marriage halls and parks etc. Also reviewing the timing that markets and industries are allowed to operate, he added.
Hammad Azhar stated, “We have collected the proposals and asked provinces to finalise SOPs and enforcement methods.”
The proposals will now be taken to NCC headed by Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan to take final decisions in this regard within a few days, he told.