Chairperson Ehsaas Program Punjab, Dr Sania Nishtar, on Thursday announced that the Provincial Government was launching the Ehsaas Cash Program and Ehsaas Rashan Program, which is going to help the flood-affected people, especially in South Punjab.
Dr Sania Nishtar said that all institutions of Punjab, including the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) and District Administration were busy assisting the flood-affected people in the province, adding that fair distribution of funds collected to the flood victims will be ensured through a transparent disbursement system.
She added that Ehsaas Program had distributed billions of rupees through a transparent system during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr Sania Nishtar along with President Arif Alvi visited the camps of flood victims and later the Ehsaas Program Punjab Chairperson visited E-Services Center in Dera Ghazi Khan where she met with MPA Dr Shaheena Najeeb Khosa, Deputy Commissioner Anwar Baryar, Additional Deputy Commissioner Revenue Tayyab Khan and in-charge E-Service Center Mudassar Sohrani.
DC Muhammad Anwar Baryar told Dr Sania Nishtar that a complete record of the distribution of relief goods was being compiled and all the victims are being helped with transparency. The administration had distributed more than 38,000 ration bags, 12,000 tents and more than 2400 cooked food pots to the flood victims.
Dr Sania Nishtar also visited the counter set up by the district administration for guidance of philanthropists at Ghazi Ghat Bridge.
Read more: CM Punjab Launches Flood Relief Fund.