The Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program, with a budget of Rs 144 billion, has been initiated in response to the escalating inflation and economic challenges faced by Pakistan. This program aims to offer financial assistance to impoverished and deserving individuals during these trying times. Its multifaceted approach is designed to provide substantial relief to those in need, making it a laudable government initiative.
To become a beneficiary of this government assistance program, you must complete the registration process and ensure your eligibility. Once your registration is confirmed, the Government of Pakistan is committed to providing the necessary aid during this challenging period.
Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program
Please note that the disbursement of funds will occur once you are confirmed as eligible. If physical collection of funds is not required, it is essential to periodically verify your eligibility status. If you are eligible and have not received your funds, it is imperative to take the necessary steps to claim them.
Once you have been deemed eligible for the program, there are vital considerations to bear in mind when accessing your funds. If your poverty threshold remains relatively high, it is advisable not to reapply for registration but to ensure your existing registration is kept up to date. Additionally, if your circumstances have changed, and you now fall below the poverty threshold, it is crucial to update your information accordingly.
The Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program, an initiative by the Government of Pakistan in collaboration with the Ehsaas Program and Benazir Income Support Program, is designed to provide a one-time financial assistance of Rs 14,000 to 1 crore 2 million families, at a total cost of Rs 144 billion. This marks the largest economic relief package in Pakistan’s history for families affected by economic hardships.
Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program Registration Process
complete the registration process promptly, and ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of the rules and regulations provided below before proceeding with registration. Eligibility is based on your ID card number, and the process is as follows:
- If your ID card number is eligible, you will automatically progress to the next step.
- If your ID card number is not eligible, you will receive an SMS notification.
- In cases of rejection due to incorrect profiling, you will be informed via SMS. If your profiling is accurate, you will advance to the next stage.
- Note that if your spouse is a government employee, you are not eligible for this program.
- Completion of the National Socio-Economic Registry (NSER) survey is necessary for eligibility. If the survey is incomplete, you will be notified via SMS.
- If your ID card number is not in the NSER database, you will receive a message guiding you to contact the relevant office before applying for the Ehsaas Cash program.
To register for the Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program online,
follow the steps outlined on the NADRA web portal (8171). The process is as follows:
- Enter your 13-digit ID card number.
- Wait for a confirmation message after sending your ID card number.
- If your ID card number is correct, you will receive an immediate confirmation message and relevant information from the NADRA office.
- You also have the option to block your ID card through NADRA for Ehsaas programs.
Please note that if you or your spouse are employed,
you may not be eligible for the Ehsaas Emergency Cash Program. To confirm eligibility, your ID number must already be registered in the NSER database. If you meet the criteria, you will receive a notification confirming your eligibility for the program shortly.
Ehsaas Program 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.