Information minister says different social welfare programs will be launched under the umbrella of proposed Poverty Alleviation ministry in coming days
Those programs, he added, included affordable housing scheme and Ehsaas. The Prime Minister Imran Khan, said Info Minister, had already launched the programs. He said the meeting decided the speedy implementation of social welfare projects. He also informed the journalists that the cabinet approved new ministry poverty alleviation.
Fawad Chaudhry further added that the cabinet has also approved the formation of a new ministry for poverty alleviation.
The minister said that the load shedding will not be conducted during the holy month of Ramzan.