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22 ‘corrupt’ officers had multiple spouses on BISP beneficiary list

They have taken Rs5 million from the programme

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February 1, 2020


Govt has blocked over 800,000 BISP cards: Dr Sania Nishtar

Says over 100,000 cards belonged to government servants

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January 27, 2020


Four grade 17 officers named in BISP beneficiary list dismissed

PPP’s Nafisa Shah not on the list: Sania Nishtar

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January 18, 2020


PM Khan wants BISP ‘corrupt’ officers to be named publicly

Says can’t show leniency towards those who have been unjust

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January 14, 2020


‘2,543 govt officers added their names to BISP beneficiary list’

Sania Nishtar confirmed action has been initiated against them

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January 8, 2020


I don’t think we should rename BISP: foreign minister

He announces that Sohail Mahmood would be taking over as foreign secretary

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March 31, 2019


BISP and big business aim for rural jobs

People often have a nervous reaction to big business and government collaborating. But what if the private sector could reach into areas where they may be no jobs?    In the rural areas in Pakistan families often grow poorer because there aren’t enough ways to earn a living. Take Sajida from Renala, Punjab. Her husband was…

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May 14, 2018


Govt post-mortem: MPAs claim BISP not providing relief to masses

KARACHI: Sindh Assembly MPAs said that the Benazir Income Support Programme was being used to provide relief to only favourites but not masses in general.  “This is a political gimmick by Asif Ali Zardari to secure votes,” said PTI’s Khurram Sher Zaman. “I don’t think it is providing relief to masses.” “The hand that gives…

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April 17, 2018


Govt post-mortem: Citizens complain about fraudulent BISP messages

The Benazir Income Support Program was introduced to help the poor and destitute. However, various citizens have complained about receiving fraudulent messages from BISP about cash rewards. “Every other day we receive messages from the BISP,” said one person. “They start off like,’Congratulations you have won Rs250,000 or Rs500,000.’ However, that is never the case.”…

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April 17, 2018


Video: Marvi Memon ecstatic over crowd turn-up to welcome Nawaz

Head of Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) and PML-N leader Marvi Memon stated that whole of Rawalpindi was on the streets to support Nawaz Sharif.

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August 10, 2017


KPK govt decides to distribute Sehat Insaaf Health Cards

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government has decided to distribute Sehat Insaaf Health Cards on the pattern of Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP). The decision was made in a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pervez Khattak in Peshawar. Speaking on this occasion, the Chief Minister said the cards would be distributed in one thousand union…

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November 12, 2016


300,000 more needy to be enrolled in BISP: Dar

ISLAMABAD, June 3 (APP): Minister for Finance and Revenue, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar Friday said that 300,000 more needy persons would be enrolled in the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) during the fiscal year 2016-17. In his budget speech, he said the number of BISP beneficiaries would be increased from 5.3 million to 5.6 million….

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June 3, 2016


No society can become civilized without gender equality: Rabbani

ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani on Wednesday said that no society could become civilized without ensuring gender equality and fundamental rights to women. Speaking at an event “BISP Empowers Talk” (BET) as a chief guest here, he appreciated Haleema Bhutto for standing against the odds of society and referred her as a role model…

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February 24, 2016


NAB investigating BISP frauds

  ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is investigating irregularities in Benazir Income Support Pogramme (BISP), Samaa reported Sunday. According to our correspondent, the NAB has gathered evidences against former chairperson BISP and Pakistan Peoples Party leader, Farzana Raja. “We have proofs of misappropriation in funds allocated for advertisements,” a source said, adding that NAB is…

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February 21, 2016


Dar pledges full support for BISP

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance, Ishaq Dar has said that needy people had the right to be the first beneficiary of the state resources and that government would extend all possible support to Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) to extend its outreach to the most deserving segments of the population. The minister stated this while…

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March 21, 2015


BISP chief quits office

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP), Anwar Baig, tendered resignation from his position, Samaa reported Tuesday. Baig, who was appointed BISP chief earlier this month, is likely to be made chairman Pakistan Industrial Development Corporation. – Samaa

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November 25, 2014


BISP to be continued as National Income Support programme: Dar

Web DeskISLAMABAD: Presenting the budget in the National Assembly this afternoon‚ Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said that Benazir Income Support programme will continue for the poor people under the name of National Income Support programme, SAMAA reports on Wednesday.Dar said that the programme's allocations are being enhanced from forty to seventy-five billion rupees. Monthly allowance…

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June 12, 2013


Bomb damages BISP office in Chaman

Staff ReportCHAMAN: A bomb went off outside the office of Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) in Chaman on Sunday, causing partial damage to its building. However, no loss of life was reported. The bomb was attached with a bicycle, parked outside the BISP office. The blast damaged the wall and roof of the building. Fortunately,…

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January 27, 2013


BISP helps thousands of people to earn livelihood: Zardari

Staff ReportKARACHI: President Asif Ali Zardari said on Monday that Waseela-e-Haq scheme is helping thousands of the people to earn livelihood, SAMAA reports.The president distributed cheques to the people after a draw.He said during the last five year‚ the Benazir Income Support Programme has gained international credibility and is being supported by world donors.Zardari vowed…

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January 7, 2013


Musharraf critical of squandering under BISP, laptops schemes

Staff ReportLAHORE: All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) Chief and former President General (rtd.) Pervez Musharraf said he will come back to Pakistan in the run up to the next general elections and partake in the electoral activities, SAMAA reports Monday.Talking to the workers of his party through a video-link in Lahore, Musharraf said the present…

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June 4, 2012


Computerized list prepared under BISP program: Farzana

Staff ReportISLAMABAD: Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Chairperson Farzana Raja said Sunday a computerized list of deserving people has been prepared. Addressing a news conference here, she said a survey is being conducted with the help of National Database Regulatory Authority (NADRA). He said any complaint about the program could be lodged at BISP offices…

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March 25, 2012

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