The Benazir Nashonuma Program’s objectives encompass various vital aims, including:
- Preventing malnutrition in children under two years of age.
- Reducing excessive weight gain in pregnant women.
- Addressing anemia and micronutrient deficiencies.
- Enhancing overall health and nutrition while alleviating the disease burden.
- Raising awareness about maternal and early child health and nutrition.
The Government of Pakistan has initiated an admirable program targeting children under two years old and pregnant women.
Under this program, children under the age of two receive a monthly stipend of 2000 rupees, while pregnant women are entitled to 25,000 rupees.
Benazir Nashonuma Program Registration Update
What is Benazir Nashonuma 2023?
The Benazir Income Support Program in Pakistan has launched a program designed to combat malnutrition and anemia among women. Children receive 2,000 rupees, while women are provided with 25,000 rupees.
Beneficiary families gain improved access to healthcare services through this initiative. A technical committee, formed by the Board, has overseen the program’s reprogramming, involving 34 institutions.
Benazir Nashonuma Program
Initially introduced in 14 districts, the Benazir Nashonuma Program is now slated for expansion to approximately 45 districts across Pakistan, with all centers expected to be operational by August 2023.
The Benazir Income Support Program has decided to disburse funds from the Benazir Nashwa program exclusively to eligible women already receiving assistance.
Eligibility Criteria for the Nashonuma Program
The Benazir Nashunoma Program aims to combat malnutrition by providing financial support to pregnant and lactating mothers, lactating women, and children under two years old in beneficiary families. Boys receive 1,000 rupees, while girls receive 2,500 rupees. Pregnant women are entitled to 25,000 rupees.
To qualify for these benefits, women must undergo regular medical check-ups, avail themselves of free healthcare services, including vaccinations and immunizations, and actively participate in awareness sessions.
Initially launched in 14 districts, this program is set to expand nationwide. To register, send an SMS to 8171, and upon qualification, you will receive a confirmation SMS on your mobile number.
BISP Basic Information Required
|Benazir Income Support Program, Block F, Pak Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
|Registration Document Required
|CNIC, B-Forms, Mobile No, Gas/Electricity Bill, Home Rent Agreement if Available.