Minister for Communication Murad Saeed said that National Highway Authority (NHA) has planned to establish Emergency Response Centre on its network in a phased programme for emergency relief first aid medical services to accident victims and needy locals.

Minister of Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry told the House that Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority ensures checking quality of thirty-nine food and other commodities in the country as per international guidelines, practices and national standards. 

Murad said that monitor quality of food products by quarterly inspections and open market sampling on continuously as per international practices with transparency.

He said pharmaceutical products are not in legal purview of PSQCA and relevant authorities are mandated to control manufacturers of substandard pharmaceutical products.