Dr. Sania Nishtar joins media briefing with Cabinet Colleagues on government’s two-year performance
August 18, 2020 -Islamabad: A team comprising six members of the federal cabinet briefed the media on the two-year performance report of the present government. The briefing to the media was given by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar, Minister Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar, Adviser to the PM on Finance and Revenue Dr. Hafeez Sheikh, Minister for Industries Hammad Azhar. Imran Khan had taken the oath as Prime Minister on August 18, 2018. Speaking to the print and electronic media about the 15-month journey of Ehsaas, Dr. Nishtar said, “During the course of the last 15 months, Ehsaas, the largest social protection and poverty alleviation programme was profiled at many international events and has been richly praised worldwide. Adding further, she said, “Ehsaas programme will be further expanded and its access to the masses will be ensured.” Footage of the press conference can be watched here. Also, a video documentary on government’s two-year performance highlighting Ehsaas can be watched here.