Government of Pakistan
Benazir Income Support Programme
December 16, 2017
BISP WOULD START RESURVEY IN VEHARI WITHIN THREE MONTHS: MARVI
Investing in women’s economic empowerment sets a direct path towards poverty alleviation and financial inclusiveness. With improved standards of efficiency, transparency and service delivery, BISP is not only contributing in the financial and educational betterment of its beneficiaries but also in nutrition, health and empowerment. This was stated by Minister of State and Chairperson BISP, MNA MarviMemon while addressing a large gathering of BISP beneficiaries in District Council Hall Vehari.
Ms. TehminaDaultana, MNA from PML (N), MPA FarhatMansoor, MPA MianSaqibKhurshid, District Chairman PirGhulamMohayyuddinChishti and DC Vehari Ali Akbar Bhatti were also present on the occasion.
During her interaction with beneficiaries, Chairperson BISP Chairperson informed them that to overcome the difficulty in using ATM by beneficiaries, BISP would soon convert the payment mechanism to Biometric Verification System (BVS) in Vehari which would enable them to withdraw their stipends through verification of their CNICs and thumb impressions.
Chairperson BISP also informed that in order to expand the outreach of BISP and to include more deserving people in the programme, BISP would start resurvey in Vehari within three months along with the rest of the country. She urged the political leadership and local administration to coordinate with BISP survey teams to make resurvey a success.
The Minister, while commenting on political situation, stated that PML (N) would soon be out of the current storm and would also win 2018 elections. She added that PML (N) is a party which recognizes the services of its workers. She also said that MNA TehminaDaultana is her role model and she has learnt a lot from her.
Speaking on the occasion, MNA TehminaDaultana stated that she is proud of MarviMemon whose secret of success is her humbleness. She praised Chairperson BISP for her untiring efforts for the betterment of beneficiaries in the whole of country. She added that PML (N) would keep on working for the poor people and would also continue its development projects. MPA FarhatMansoor stated that PML (N) would clinch 2018 elections. MPA SaqibKhurshid welcomed the presence of Chairperson in Vehari and PirGhulamMohayyuddinChishti praised Chairperson BISP for her contribution in the welfare of poor people. He also conducted prayer for the prosperity of the country and the achievements of PML (N).