Rs221m given to PESSI workers through PITB app


The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) has developed Cash Benefits App for the secured workers of Punjab Employees Social Security Institution (PESSI) and simplified the process to lodge complaint and avail cash benefit claims. To date, PKR 221 million has been disbursed among the deserving candidates.

This was informed in a meeting, presided over by Chairman PITB Syed Bilal Haider, held at Arfa Software Technology Park (ASTP). It was further informed that a total of 33,780 applications were submitted out of which 22,263 were approved to facilitate the deserving employees. The applications processed are worth PKR 221,909,454. Overall PESSI workers can apply for 11 different benefits through the PITB developed Cash Benefit App.