Punjab Zakat Council approves Rs 90 crore for daily wage earner in the province
According to Secretary Zakat and Usher Alamgir Ahmed, Rs 90 crore has been approved as per the Prime Minister’s announcement.
He said that one lac workers will be given monthly allowance of Rs. 3,000 for 3 months.
In view of the current situation in Corona virus, the government has decided to reduce petrol and diesel by Rs 15 per liter while allocating Rs 200 billion for the workers.
It should be noted that in the past, Prime Minister Imran Khan announced the economic package and said that Rs 3,000 a month will be given to the families who are suffering.
Prime Minister Imran Khan had said that Corona was taking all necessary steps to deal with the virus but could not currently impose curfew.