BISP playing important role in poverty alleviation: Siddiqui
Advisor to Prime Minister on National History and Literature Irfan Siddiqui has said that Benazir Income Support Programme is playing an important role in poverty alleviation.
This he stated during a meeting with Chairperson BISP Marvi Memon in Islamabad today.
Irfan Siddiqui said continuity of policies has created maturity in political parties and BISP is a good example of this tradition.
He said PML-N government not only continued this programme, but also increased allocation for it to help maximum deserving people.
On this occasion, Marvi Memon informed the Advisor about measures taken for the transparency in BISP.
Marvi Memon presented to Irfan Siddiqui a book titled Stories of BISP published in 18 different regional languages.