CHANDIGARH, MAY 20: Punjab Industries and Commerce Minister Sunder Sham Arora has lauded state industries for their spirit of entrepreneurship and cooperation in complementing Punjab’s battle against Covid-19 by taking up the manufacturing of PPEs, a vital component in the treatment of patients.
In his letter to the Industry, Arora also congratulated them on getting their sample of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) Body Coveralls successfully tested and approved from the competent bodies SITRA/DRDO.
Samples of 59 industries of Punjab including 56 from Ludhiana, one each from Kapurthala, Jalandhar and Mohali have been approved by the competent authority.
”It is a matter of great pride for the State that you responded to the call of the Nation at this time of crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic,” Arora wrote in his letter.
Assuring them of all proactive Government assistance in all their ventures, the Minister urged them to ensure that the highest quality standards are maintained in the manufacture of PPE Body Coveralls, and also to keep a reasonable price for the same so that it can become widely available and ensure proper protection against the virus.