Four Benazir Income Support Program officers were fired on fraud charges.
According to the notification, all four officers were receiving money from Benazir Income Support Program on the name of their wives.
Four lac 40 thousand 196 rupees were also recovered from these four persons.
In this regard, Chairperson Benazir Income Support Program, Sanya Nishtar, said that there were one hundred forty thousand civil servants in the program, Beneficiaries, and the list of all provincial employees has been sent to the chief secretary of the provinces for action.
Details presented in the National Assembly on the last day revealed that more than 14,000 civil servants and officers are taking advantage of the Benazir Income Support Program, including 2,543 officers in grades 17 to 21.
4 grade 17 BISP officers dismissed from service on charges of corruption & misconduct as they got their wives enrolled as BISP beneficiaries fraudulently, using their position in BISP. Rs 440,196 has been recovered as part of #Ehsaas Integrity & anti corruption drive pic.twitter.com/pdJwBLgaJo
— Sania Nishtar (@SaniaNishtar) January 18, 2020
One thousand 446 of grade 17, 604 of grade 18, 429 of grade 19, 61 of grade 20 and 3 officers of grade 21.
Federal government expels more than 820,000 citizens from Benazir Income Support Program (BISP).