Coronavirus relief: Rs16.58bn distributed under Ehsaas programme, says Dr Sania Nishtar


Photo: File ISLAMABAD: The government has disbursed Rs16.58 billion among 1.38 million families around the country during the past three days under the Ehsaas relief programme. The distribution of grant under Ehsaas Emergency Cash Programme was started countrywide on April 9, 2020, on the special instructions of Prime Minister Imran Khan to financially aid more than 12 million deserving families whose incomes have been adversely affected by the coronavirus lockdown.