Government Launches Flood Relief Initiative to Aid Victims
In a proactive response to the recent floods in Pakistan, the government has initiated a Flood Relief Fund to provide essential financial assistance of 20,000 rupees to those affected. The program is facilitated through the Benazir Income Support Program, ensuring a systematic approach to delivering aid. Here are the detailed steps for registration and eligibility criteria for the Flood Relief Program.
Online Registration for Flood Relief Program:
To register online for the Flood Relief Program, follow these steps:
- Visit the official 8171 web portal.
- Enter your CNIC (Computerized National Identity Card) number and mobile number.
- Click the “Register” button to log in.
Alternatively, individuals can obtain a Benazir Income Support Program form from their Tehsil Office representative. After confirming eligibility, beneficiaries can collect the assured amount from an HBL (Habib Bank Limited) branch in their area or withdraw funds from an Al Falah ATM machine.
Eligibility Criteria for Flood Relief Program:
To qualify for the Flood Relief Program, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Residency in an area submerged in floodwaters along the riverbank.
- Loss of animals and cattle owned by the applicant due to floodwaters.
- Complete destruction of crops owned by the applicant caused by floodwaters.
- Lack of alternative housing, leading to residence in relief camps.
- Devastation of the entire area mentioned in the applicant’s identity due to floodwaters.
Meeting these criteria ensures successful registration in the Flood Relief Fund program, allowing individuals to receive 20,000 rupees in financial aid.
Required Documents for Flood Relief Program:
Applicants need to have the necessary documents for registration, including:
- CNIC photocopy for regular individuals.
- For widows, provide CNIC and the husband’s death certificate.
- Disability certificate for disabled individuals.
- Documents proving the residence affected by the flood.
Benefits of the Flood Relief Program:
The primary goal of the Flood Relief Program is to provide financial assistance to those affected by floods, aiding them in rebuilding their lives. The government has established camps near rivers, offering medical support, financial aid, and food. The ongoing economic assistance aims to address the needs of flood victims and facilitate their recovery.
How to receive the 20,000 rupee flood relief fund? Visit the Tehsil Registration Center established by the government to obtain your flood relief fund.
How to Apply for the Flood Relief BISP Program? To be eligible for the Flood Relief Program, registration can be done through the following methods:
- Online Portal Service
- CNIC Service
- 8171 SMS Service
The government remains committed to supporting flood victims by relocating them to safe locations, providing essential aid, and ensuring a smoother recovery process.