PMs Business Loan Scheme: 64,114 applications received in last two and half years, Senate told

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ISLAMABAD, May 12 (APP): A total of 64,114 applications have been received under Prime Minister’s Youth Business Loan Scheme in the last two and half years, Senate told on Thursday.

Answering the questions of Senators, Minister for Planning and Reforms Professor Ahsan Iqbal said 16,423 applications have been approved. A sum of Rs 8 billion have been disbursed among 8,261 successful applicants.

Giving break-up of the distributed amount, he said Rs 157.85 million had been disbursed among 161 applicants of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.