BISP to focus orphans on priority: Dr Sania

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Staff Reporter

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Poverty Alleviation and Social Safety Division Dr Sania Nishtar here on Friday said BISP would focus on orphans and disadvantage people to provide them basic facilities on priority basis.
She said, ”Ehsaas program is for the extreme poor, widows, homeless, disabled, jobless, poor farmers, laborers, sick and undernourished people, students from low-income backgrounds and for the poor women and elderly citizens. She said , this plan is also about lifting lagging areas where poverty is higher in order to provide a secured future to the orphans, the PBM would expand its network of Ehsaas homes for children to provide decent living, food, education and health facilities to 10,000 children in four years.