Govt to Open 190 New Utility Stores Across Pakistan
190 new utility stores are proposed for South Punjab, Azad Jammu and Kashmir, and Gilgit-Baltistan. The Ministry of Industries and Production has submitted a summary to the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) proposing the opening of 190 new stores.
The summary will be presented to the ECC for approval tomorrow.
Sources said that the summary also proposes opening 34 mobile stores.
The estimated expenditures for the utility stores and mobile stores are Rs. 174 million
The opening of 165 utility stores in Karachi has been approved in the first phase, sources close to the matter have told BBC Urdu.