Tuesday, 28 March 2023, 11:31:29 pm
Discussion on Benefits and Services of Poverty Alleviation Initiative Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program
April 20, 2020


Special Assistant to Prime Minister Dr Sania Nishtar said that the second phase of Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program started from today, we receive 5 crore messages from deserving families for assistance.

In the Radio Programme Rabta, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Dr. Sania Nishtar has provided details about the criteria of assistance. She said that this program is launched to enable the deserving families to benefit from Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program who are facing financial problems due to corona virus. She added that a cash grant of twelve thousand rupees has been distributed to 5000000 families so far and the process is going on till the last deserving family receives the cash.


Dr. Sania said Ehsaas Cash program is Transparent and all Payments Made Were on the Merit.

She also said that Ehsaas Ration Platform has also been launched to connect people wanting to donate food ration to people in need.

Thousand deserving families and a large no of donors have so far got themselves registered on the online platform.

Dr. Sania Nishtar clarified that the deserving families can simultaneously benefit from both these programs.


Special Song on Awareness about Corona Virus, PBC Islamabad

Special song about paying tribute to medical staff in Pakistan, PBC Islamabad

Special Promos about awareness on Corona Virus


Host: Azra Intsar

Guest: Dr. Sania Nishtar, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation

Production Team: Himayayullah, and Muhammad Ali Farooqui

Executive Producer: Riffat Qayyum

Production Head: Muhammad Fiaz Kiani

It is PBC Islamabad Production.