Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) was started in July 2008 with a prompt goal of utilization smoothening and padding adverse impacts of moderate financial development, the sustenance emergency and swelling on poor people, especially ladies, through the arrangement of money exchanges of Rs. 1,000/month to qualified families. Its long haul targets incorporate supporting the accomplishment of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to destroy extraordinary and endless neediness, to engage of ladies and to accomplish essential general instruction. The regularly scheduled payment was improved to Rs. 1200/ – every month w.e.f first July 2013 by the present government and has now been settled at Rs. 1500/ – every month w.e.f first July 2014.
Keeping in mind the end goal to advance enhance the effectiveness of the installment conveyance instruments and to give numerous payment alternatives to its recipients, BISP consented to arrangements with a few business banks amid 2011-12, with an objective to dispatch Benazir Debit Cards in more than 124 districts of Pakistan by December 31, 2012.
It was wanted to circulate the Benazir Debit Cards to more than 4 million recipients by December 31, 2012. Recipients would have the capacity to gather their money by ATMs or potentially bank-assigned establishments.
4.02 Million recipients have been paid through Benazir Debit Card amid July – Sep 2014 portion.
Rather than sitting tight for their Money Orders sent through Pakistan Post, recipients utilizing Benazir Debit Card can gather their installment inside two days after cash is exchanged to banks by BISP. Since the payment information is given to BISP by banks continuously, the tracking, review and check/compromise of installments have gotten to be simpler.
Here is how you can check your Benazir Income Support Program ATM Card Balance
- Go to any ATM that support for BISP ATM Card (almost all ATMs in Pakistan allow for BISP card transaction).
- Insert your card and wait for instructions to appear on ATM screen
- Enter your CNIC number in the given format
- Now you will be provided with two services including BISP ATM Card Balance. Click on it to get the balance update.