Rs 800m interest-free-loan given to 3512 tribal youth under IRP: Minister
PESHAWAR: Finance Minister Taimur Saleem Jhagra said that till date Rs800 million interest-free-loan has been distributed among tribal youngsters under Insaf Rozgar Scheme (IRP).
He said that the aim behind the provision of interest-free-loan was to empower young entrepreneurs and to create employment opportunities in merged districts.
He further added that Rs 200 million more would also be distributed by the end of the current month, adding one billion rupees allocated for interest-free-loan would also be increased up to Rs1.5 billion so that maximum youth could be facilitated. - APP