Govt taking steps for welfare of disabled persons: Dr Sania


ISLAMABAD, Aug 17 (APP):Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation and Social Protection, and Chairperson Benazir Income Support Programme Dr. Sania Nishtar Saturday said the government was taking various initiatives for the welfare and development of disabled persons with an aim to improve their living standard.

Talking to PTV News, she said the government was moving ahead with a focus to protect and ensure the fundamental rights of special persons and that many steps were underway for poverty alleviation.