ISLAMABAD- Federal government has decided to open 1000 new utility store outlets across the country for facilitating the consumers.

A private TV channel reported today that government's decision of opening new US outlets in the four provinces was aimed at providing quality products to masses at controlled rates. New US outlets would be established in far flung areas which lack basic facilities and masses were forced to purchase daily use commodities at much higher prices against as compared to big cities, the report said. Currently 6145 US outlets were functioning across the country through which standard edibles and other commodities were being provided to people at subsidized rates.