Pakistan Post revamp: Upgrades Delivery Vehicles, Gadgets
The amount of mail vehicles has increased to 344 that were working all across the country, while boxes on motorcycles of delivery staff increased to 2000 motorcycles.
After being renovated through the efforts of the PTI-led government, Pakistan Post has been making quite the progress.
It has advanced in its delivery systems and other means of communication, like motorcycles, vehicles, letterboxes and employees’ uniforms.
As per the data shared by the ministry, Pakistan Post has upgraded its departmental buildings to 119, letterboxes to 12803, UMS/registered envelopes to 30 million, packing boxes for parcels to 3 million. It doesn’t stop here, the uniform of postmen has been upgraded to 14,700 under the incumbent Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government.
The amount of mail vehicles has increased to 344 that were working all across the country, while boxes on motorcycles of delivery staff increased to 2000 motorcycles. As per an official of Pakistan Post, the ministry has been taking steps to improve the e-commerce department too.
“Having received up to 1600 registrations till August 2019 for partnership in online shopping portals and retailers, our ‘PakPostShop’ was providing an economical platform to emerging entrepreneurs to boost their businesses on fair rates”, – the official stated.
Started in February of this year as a result of Pakistan Post’s e-commerce initiative, ‘PakPostShop’ offers partnership opportunities to young entrepreneurs and retailers, who deal in online shopping portals and stores to make the most of Pakistan Post’s country-wide infrastructure, delivery, and logistics network.
Some of these partners included Pets One, 71 Sports, Trendz, Book Berry, Dry but store and Bed in Shines. These deal in dry fruits, books, furniture, clothing, fashion accessories, sports goods, and home appliances.
They also offer home delivery. E-commerce has been gaining hype in Pakistan. This service allows partners to get assistance from postal service that offers whole counter operations, time tested payment system and collect and return services to get their products order and delivered in all cities, towns and 80,000 villages.
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