Ehsaas Kafaalat is the program of government which award cash wages, Accounts to poor women in the entire country. Beneficiaries through a household survey being identified and through the Ehsaas NADRA Desktop Registration Centers, assisted by sms and the Kafaalat web service. At least one desktop registration center will be established in each Tehsil of all districts of Pakistan.
Ehsas kafalat program
Ehsaas’ Kafaalat is the program through which it money of Rupees 2000 will be given tomost deserving poorest women across the entire country.
Total number of benefiters
Total number of expected Kafaalat beneficiary women are around about 7 million
In 70 districts:
· There are 1 million families in 70 districts. These families will start receiving Kafaalat salaries from February to March 2020.
· More beneficiary families will be added through desk registration over the sequence of the year
· Other districts will be covered soon by end of the year
· Existing eligible beneficiaries of BISP continue to be the part of Kafaalat.
How are beneficiaries identified?
· Beneficiaries will be identified through a household survey through Ehsaas NADRA Desk Registration Centers helped by sms and Kafaalat web-service.
· At least one desk registration center has been established in each Tehsil of every district.
Ehsas kafalat program eligibility criteria
· Only the poor are eligible under Kafaalat
· Government servant and their spouses, taxpayers, car owners, persons with history of many foreign travels are not eligible in Kafaalat. Data analytics will be used to eliminate individuals on these parameters.
How will the payment be made?
· Payment will be given through the new biometric setup, Ehsaas Digital Payment System which will safeguard transparency in payments.
· Women will draw money from Point of Sales managers, Biometric enabled ATMs of Habib Bank limited and Alfalah Bank limited.
· Bank branches have been opened for poor women for the first time they can draw money with dignity
· Each woman will have a bank account will linked to mobile phone to enable access economic opportunities.
How to Apply For Ehsas Kafalat Program
Eligible candidates should visit the office of their nearest sponsorship program and fill up the form and submit it along with the required documents.