The Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has announced the country’s largest relief package of Ehsaas Rashan Program 2022. The total of 120 billion under which 53% of the population of the country will be given subsidy on essential household food items. After the start of Ehsaas Rashan programme, the country’s 130 million population will receive a 30% subsidy on three essential commodities; oil / ghee, flour and pulses.
What is Ehsaas Rashan Program: The recently announced Ehsas Ration Program has been launched under the largest Ehsaas Program, which is the main financial support program of the current federal government.
It is designed as an accurate target subsidy program to provide financial assistance to the eligible beneficiaries on the purchase of essential items from any registered Karyana Store at a discount through digitally processed transactions.
Ehsaas Rashan Program 2022 Eligibility Criteria
The Ehsaas Ration scheme has identified 20 million households across Pakistan with an income of Rs. 31,500 per month who are eligible for subsidy on essential food items. They were identified with the help of the Ehsas National Socio-Economic Registry Survey, which is also part of the Big Ehsas program.
There are few documents required for Ehsas Ration Program registration online;
- Written proof of consent to share data with a third party
- Proof of family income less than Rs. 31,500
- A written statement in which only one member of the family has applied
How To Apply For Ehsaas Rashan Program 2022
All of those families who meet the eligibility criteria will have to apply for the Ahsaas Ration Program only once on the Ehsas Ration Portal. The Ehsas Ration Portal will go live on 8th November 2021.
The Applications via SMS or any other channel will not be considered and will be rejected immediately, although the government intends to introduce other methods of registration later.
The Applicants for the Ehsaas Ration will undergo a robust screening process to prevent duplication and misuse of the subsidy program.
The eligibility of the families will be determined in three or four weeks after which the distribution of subsidy will start.
So far, the governments of Punjab, KP, GB and Azad Jammu and Kashmir have pledged the program, while talks are underway to include the governments of Sindh and Balochistan.
In addition, non-profit and non-profit organizations can also apply for funding of Ehsaas Rashan. They can take a part while providing money or providing 10 million food packs.
How To Registered Online with Ehsaas Rashan Programme 2022
There are few points to follow for Ehsaas Rashan online registration;
- Bring CNIC plus SIM at your nearest Karyana Shop
- The Karyana owner will enter your CNIC on Mobile Point of Sale App
- The App will verify your eligibility
- The store owner will enter your required items in the mobile App with price
- The Beneficiary will get OTP on his/her Phone number
- The Karyana merchant will enter the OTP in the App then process is complete.