PSQCA role vital to ensure goods quality
STAFF REPORT KHI: The substandard preparation of goods would not be tolerated in any case and He said that strict laws and capital punishment are under consideration for the manufacturers of counterfeit and unregistered products.
Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Mir Changez Khan Jamali, issued this warning during his visit to Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA), head office here last week.
The minister categorically rejected any compromise on quality control issue in the country.
He also appreciated PSQCA personals for playing a vital role to spread the awareness among the public to know about quality control culture in Pakistan.
He claimed that PSQCA is struggling hard to bring unregistered products in net and said that they are going to open PSQCA offices in Sialkot and Gawadar.
He directed to the Authority to discourage the unauthorised manufacturing and purchase of substandard goods and PSQCA must also ensure that it issues licenses only those manufacturers who fully comply with its requirements relating to quality and standards as well.
The minister said that special attention is being given to the improvement for the industrial standardisation, enhancement of the standard of the manufacturing product in the country.