Fawad Chaudhry Federal Minister for Science and Technology has listed down the names of the firms who make sanitizers but the quality of their sanitizers does not fall in accordance with the standard of the World Health Organization (WHO).
The Minister tweeted on his Twitter account confirming the names of the brands that are selling fake and substandard products. The official list has been declared by the (PSQCA) Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority.
His tweet stated that the Pakistan Standards and Quality Control authority took samples from 23 brands for testing and they confirmed that the standard is not fulfilling with the WHO’s standard. And the health department has been advised to removes these brands from all the stores.
The list of the brands that are fake includes; Johnsons, Care Family Germ Protection, Capex, 24Karat, Super, Chroma, NMP, Red Wind, PG Impex, Livi, Advance GermX, Care, Clean and Shine, FineX, Vince, Befikiri, Saffron, G Natural, Danby’s, Vincent, Hand sanitizer, Miracle, and care. Fawad Chaudhry recommended the Provincial health department to remove these brands from all the stores as quickly as possible.
On the other hand, Islamabad high court has decided to convert Three and Four-star hotels into quarantine centers for the ones who have been tested positive with coronavirus.