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Updated Article: Who Are Eligible Families for Ehsaas Program 25000 New Payment?


Introduction
Due to the current economic challenges in Pakistan, the government has launched a new initiative to distribute a payment of 25,000 PKR under the Ehsaas Program. This guide will detail the eligibility criteria, application process, and required documentation for accessing this financial support.

What is the Ehsaas Program 25000 New Payment?


The Ehsaas Program offers 25,000 PKR to assist families facing financial hardships amidst rising prices and economic difficulties. This payment is designed to provide essential financial relief to those most in need.

Announcement and Importance


Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif recently highlighted the Ehsaas Program 25000 New Payment in a key address, emphasizing the government’s commitment to alleviating poverty and enhancing social welfare.

Who Can Apply?


Registered Families: Only families that are already registered with the Ehsaas Program or have completed the registration process are eligible to receive the 25,000 PKR payment.
Income and Poverty Score: Families whose monthly income is below 25,000 PKR and have a poverty score under 32 qualify for this payment.
NSER Survey Registration: Applicants must be registered in the National Socio-Economic Registry (NSER) survey.
Exclusion from BISP: Families that are not receiving benefits from the Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) or any other government assistance are eligible to apply.

Required Documents


National Identity Card: Applicants must provide their original National Identity Cards (NIC) for identity verification.
Children’s Birth Certificates: Proof of children’s birth in the household is necessary.
Electricity Bill: A recent electricity bill is required as proof of residence.
NSER Survey Registration Number: Applicants must provide their NSER survey registration number.
PMT Score: Documentation of the Poverty Measurement Tool (PMT) scores is needed to assess eligibility.


How to Apply


SMS Application: Send your NIC number to 8171 via SMS to apply for the Ehsaas Program 25000 New Payment.
Verification and Registration: If eligible, visit the nearest Ehsaas office to complete the registration process.
Document Submission: Provide all necessary documents to the Ehsaas representatives for verification during registration.
Receiving Payment: Once verified successfully, the approved amount will be directly deposited into your account.


Conclusion


The Ehsaas Program 25000 New Payment is a vital initiative to support families grappling with economic challenges. By adhering to the specified eligibility criteria and following the detailed application process, eligible families can secure this crucial financial aid.

Updated Information (July 2024)
As of today, July 2024, the Ehsaas Program continues to provide essential support to underprivileged families across Pakistan. The government has confirmed that additional resources and streamlined processes have been introduced to ensure quicker disbursements and wider coverage under the program.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Can I apply for the Ehsaas Program 25000 New Payment if I’m already receiving assistance from another government program?
No, individuals receiving aid from other government programs are ineligible. More details can be found here.
What should I do if I haven’t completed the registration process for the Ehsaas Program?
Ensure your family completes the registration under the Ehsaas Program before applying for the 25,000 PKR payment. Registration information is available here.
Is there an age limit for children whose birth certificates need to be submitted?
No age limit is specified; However, birth certificates for all dependent children must be provided.
How long does the verification process take after submitting the application?
The verification process typically takes a few days, and applicants are notified of their status via SMS.
Can I apply on behalf of a family member who meets the eligibility criteria?
Applications must be made using one’s own National Identity Card and personal details.
Where can I find the nearest Ehsaas registration center?
Visit Ehsaas Registration Centers for a list of nearby locations.
What happens if my application is denied?
You can inquire about the denial reasons at your local Ehsaas office and check if there’s a possibility to reapply.
Are there any fees involved in applying for this payment?
There are no fees for applying; beware of scams asking for payment. More information on avoiding scams can be found here.
Can the 25,000 PKR be received in cash, or is it only through bank transfer?
Payments are generally transferred directly to bank accounts to ensure security and transparency.
What measures are in place to ensure the fair distribution of the Ehsaas funds?
The program uses a strict verification process based on NSER data to ensure only eligible families receive assistance.