First phase of Ehsas emergency cash programme to be initiated shortly – GNP


Government initiated Ehsas emergency cash programme that would be given to deserving people in this time who are affected by novel corona-virus. Cash is approved to be given to 10 million affected people.

Daily wage earner are their main priority those are got affected by economic downturn. The package will benefit people in three categories.

Special assistant to prime minister on poverty alleviation and social safety Sania Nishtar said that for the first phase of ehsas emergency cash Rs 150b have been allocated to provide people with 12,000.