5.3 million families benefited from BISP: Marvi

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ISLAMABAD, Jul 16 (APP): Chairperson Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Marvi Memon says five point three million families benefited from the programme during the last financial  year.

Talking to Radio Pakistan, she said the budget of the
programme has been increased from 102 billion rupees to 115 billion rupees for the socio-economic uplift of the women.

Marvi Memon said one point three million deserving children
from thirty-two districts have been enrolled in schools under
BISP’s Waseela-e Taleem program, and are receiving monthly scholarship of two-hundred and fifty rupees.

“Strict monitoring will be ensured to make the survey
reliable and free from any mistake and teams would use the latest electronic equipment to avoid any error or omission”, she  added.

Complaints about fraudulent messages regarding BISP can be registered at 03351058050-51, she concluded.