The Prime Minister of Pakistan has announced the PM Ehsas cash emergency program 2020 for the needy and poor people, who do not earn their living by closing all business and construction activities across the country. As coronavirus outbreak 2020 is happened in the country and the people are affecting badly and the numbers of the affected people and the patients have been increased, so the federal government had to go on lock down process. Due to this lock down, all of the business activities were stopped as the preventive measure against this disease. The daily wagers and the poor and needy people are affected badly and they need financial assistance to buy the food items and ration for their families. PM Ehsas Cash Emergency Program SMS 8171.
Under this Ehsas program, each family will be granted with food items and ration and only one person of each family will get twelve thousand rupees to buy these necessities. The affected and deserving people need to send their Computerized National Identity card number to 8171 and they will get registered their names in this ehsas program. The people need to buy the food items and the safety things like spray and pesticide to use as the preventive measure against the COVID-19 threat.