ISLAMABAD: Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) Chairperson Marvi Memon has said that the programme has divided five point two million beneficiaries into forty five thousand Beneficiary Committees across the country.
According to Radio Pakistan, she said BISP Beneficiary Committees video messages on women empowerment are one of the signs of the woman revolution taking place in Pakistan. The chairperson said that BISP was working to protect women’s rights and make them stronger financially so that they could support their families in an effective manner.
Marvi was of the views that imparting education to women and children was need of the hour ,adding that more attention would be given for promotion of girls’ education. She thanked Prime Minister and Finance Minister for their vision and support to BISP.