All is set to provide relief to public in Ramadan: USC BoD chairman

ISLAMABAD:Utility Stores Corporation (USC) Board of Directors (BoD) Chairman Zulqarnin Ali Khan Thursday chaired a video link conference with zonal managers and taken detailed briefing about the preparations regarding Ramadan Relief Package.

The chairman, talking to zonal mangers, informed that deals have been finalized with all the suppliers and branded companies including oil and ghee and they agreed to provide required stock at subsidized rates for Ramadan Relief Package.

He also informed that the USC has received the subsidy amount from the government and we are committed at providing maximum relief to the masses during the holy month of Ramadan by providing them quality commodities and subsidized rates.

He said timely provision of required stock at all stores would be ensured by the corporation to facilitate the public at grass root level.

He said the USC is committed for provision of clean, graded, hygienically fit, unadulterated genuine food and non-food items to the public especially to the poorer segments of the society at comparatively cheaper rates than the market during Ramadan.

He said the USC is also committed towards its obligation to provide economic relief to the public especially during the month of Ramadan by playing its role as a price moderator and deterrent to profiteering, hoarding and black-marketing.