Federal government launches saving scheme for disabled persons
Islamabad (Web Desk) : The federal government has officially launched a saving scheme for disabled persons with aim at payment of profit to them at par with ‘Behbood Savings’ Scheme.
The government had made an announcement about the scheme in the budget 2017-18, said a press statement issued by Finance Ministry here on Monday.
Accordingly, the National Savings was entrusted with the task to frame rules under the guidance of Finance Division. The rules have been approved by the federal government and notified by the Finance Division on April 16, 2018, it added.
National Savings has already been directed to implement the scheme.
The scheme, it may be added also fulfills the objective of financial inclusion of the disabled persons.