Rs175bn disbursed among 14.6mln beneficiaries: Sania Nishtar

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr Sania Nishtar has said that an amount of 175 billion rupees was disbursed among 14.6 million beneficiaries at the rate of 12,000 rupees.

This was informed by Dr. Sania Nishtar while breifing the Prime Minister’s Finance Advisor Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh in Islamabad on Thursday.

The Special Assistant said that for the second tranche, a revised list of Emergency Cash Assistance beneficiaries will soon be prepared and shared with the Finance Division.


Source: Radio Pakistan