Saturday, June 8, 2019

Ration Card Scheme for 1m poor soon, says Dr Sania Nishter

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Security and Poverty Alleviation said that a new ration cards schemes would be started soon to provide nutritious food to 1 million deserving persons under Ehsaas Programme. Talking to media, Dr Sania said special nutritious fortified food would be ensured for the infants less than two years of age and vulnerable pregnant and lactating women to avoid stunting as the social security and poverty alleviation budget was being doubled.This is a significant step towards achieving the goal of a truly welfare oriented Pakistan and make optimal use of resources for the benefit of the poor. Read More