NA committee urges break-up of urea ‘cartel’

Courtesy Dawn News ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Assembly Standing Com­­mittee on Industries and Production on Wednes­day expressed its concern over inflated prices of urea, and directed the National Fertiliser Marketing Limi­ted (NFML) to play an active role in breaking the “cartelisation” in the industry by importing urea and sell it below domestic rates. The committee’s meeting,…

‘Food fortification’ planned to overcome malnutrition

Courtesy Dawn News ISLAMABAD: An inter-provincial meeting agreed here on Tuesday to launch food fortification for fighting malnutrition. The meeting was chaired by Minister for National Health Services (NHS) Saira Afzal Tarar and attended by Planning Secretary Hasan Nawaz Tarar and the health secretaries of the four provinces. Director Nutrition Dr Baseer Khan Achakzai said…