Rs1 bn approved to educate people about third wave of Covid-19
ISLAMABAD: A meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) chaired by Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Shaikh was held in Islamabad on Friday.
The meeting approved a technical supplementary grant amounting to one billion rupees for launching advertisement campaigns by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to inform and educate people about the third wave of Covid-19.
Meanwhile, 63 more deaths due to Coronavirus and 4,368 new positive cases were reported in the country during the last twenty four hours.
The death toll due to pandemic has now reached 14,091, while 591,145 patients have recovered from the disease.