ISLAMABAD: Spokesperson of BISP said that Ministry of Finance has transferred Rs 500 million for affectees of Tharparkar District on Friday last, which were transferred to UBL on Monday March 24, 2014.
UBL will take two days for transferring the amount to the accounts of BISP beneficiaries of Tharparkar. The Bank normally takes five days for this process but government requested UBL to expedite the process considering the urgency of the situation.
As such, the Spokesperson said, there is no contradiction in the statements of Federal Minister for Finance and Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, on the subject.
The Spokesperson further said that certain political circles are trying to create undue doubts to shift the attention from the real issue.