The Ehsaas program was launched in 2020 by former Prime Minister Imran Khan to tackle rising poverty. From time to time, many programs are also run under the Ehsaas program to help the poor and needy. Ehsaas Nashunama program is also one of them. The objective of this program is to provide financial assistance to pregnant women from low-income families who do not take care of themselves during pregnancy. Under this program, pregnant girls get monthly assistance of Rs 4500 to take care of themselves and their newborn babies.
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Objectives of Nashunama Programme:
The main goal of the Ehsaas Nashunama program is to help women during pregnancy who are from poor backgrounds and live hand-to-hand. Pregnant women must eat properly and maintain good hygiene, which is impossible without adequate financial support. Therefore the government decided to provide a monthly assistance of Rs 4500 to pregnant women to take care of their diet and maintain a good diet. This assistance will be given to them to take proper care of themselves and their children after the birth of the child.
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After registration, those who are eligible for the program will be given assistance. The government allocated Rs 2000 for boys and Rs 2500 for girls. By using this amount mothers can fulfill the basic desires of their newborn babies. The amount is insufficient; However, the government is increasing funding for the Ehsaas program so that more funds can be given to those in need.
The government also started online registration for the programme. Ehsaas Program online registration is easily available for those who live in backward areas and cannot visit Ehsaas offices. In the following sections, we explain how to register online and submit the physical application form.
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Registration through Physical Application:
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The Ehsaas Nashunama program launched by the Government of Pakistan in 2020 provides monthly assistance of Rs 4500 to pregnant women from low-income families. It aims to help pregnant women have limited budget during pregnancy, hence the program emphasizes on promoting proper diet and hygiene by using the aid money. On the basis of gender, Rs 2000 is allotted to mothers of boys and Rs 2500 to girls to meet the basic needs of the newborn babies. To make it easier for people from backward areas, online registration has been started, as well as physical application registration at Ehsaas or BISP offices.
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