Dividends of controlling COVID-19 paying off on economic front: Asad Umar

Pakistan carries highest tests in one day, positivity ratio still below 2 pc

ISLAMABAD, Sep 15 (APP): Minister for Planning, Development, and Special Initiatives Asad Umar said on Tuesday that the dividends of controlling Covid-19 before time were paying off on the economic side as well.

In his tweet, the minister said V-shaped recovery on economic front got confirmed today as country’s large scale manufacturing numbers for July witnessed show more than 9 percent growth over June this year.

He said the LSM growth also witnessed an increase of 5 percent in July when compared with the growth in same month of last year.