Medical equipment manufacturing zone has been set up in Faisalabad: Fawad

Medical equipment manufacturing zone has been set up in Faisalabad: Fawad
Islamabad: Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry has said that a medical equipment manufacturing zone has been set up in Faisalabad.

Taking to twitter, the federal minister said 200 acres of medical equipment manufacturing zone has been set up in Faisalabad’s Industrial area.

The zone will manufacture syringes, needles, cannulas, xray machines, heart stunts and dialysis machines.

He added that local manufacturing of all these equipments would greatly reduce imports of medical devices.

“A 200 acres medical equipment manufacturing zone has been set up in Faisalabad Industrial Zone. This would help reduce the import of medical device by Rs. 1.4 billion. The manufacturing equipment which will be produced locally includes syringes, needles, cannulas, xray machines, heart stunts and dialysis machines. The next zone will be in Sialkot,” Fawad wrote on twitter.