Ehsaas Cash Program: How Much Money Distributed Among Beneficiaries?
Under the Ehsaas program, a complete amount of quite Rs. 1 billion 12 crores 16 lakh 8 thousand has been distributed among 92 lakh 20 thousand 763 people across the country.
According to the small print, In Punjab, quite Rs. 679.3 million was disbursed to quite 56.61 million deserving people. In Sindh, quite Rs. 343.9 million was distributed to quite 2.848 million deserving families. In KPK, the quantity of quite 219.23 million was distributed to 1.741 million people. In Balochistan, quite Rs. 52.43 crore was distributed among quite 1.741 million deserving people. In Azad Jammu and Kashmir, quite Rs. 174.8 million was distributed to quite 222,000 deserving people. In Gilgit-Baltistan, quite Rs. 77.6 million was distributed among quite 61,000 people. In Islamabad, quite 41.2 million has been distributed to quite 74,000 people.
Earlier, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Dr. Sania Nishtar has said federal will provide cash assistance of 12,000 rupees to over 12 million deserving families under Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program within the wake of COVID-19.
She said that the PTI government is running the most important relief campaign in country’s history.