Benazir Kafalat Program: New Installment Details and Easy Payment Methods

The Benazir Kafalat Program has launched a new installment to support eligible individuals with financial aid. As of 22 July 2024 2024, this program provides a monthly stipend of PKR 12,500 to help the underprivileged. The government has allocated a budget of PKR 12.1 million for this purpose. This aid is distributed in installments to ensure continuous support for those in need.

Eligibility Criteria for Benazir Kafalat Program

To benefit from the Benazir Kafalat Program, individuals must meet specific eligibility criteria:

Benazir Kafalat Program
  • Poverty score should be less than 35%.
  • The family must not own a private house.
  • No family member should have a government job.
  • The family should not be involved in illegal activities.
  • No household member should be registered in any other Benazir program.
  • Monthly household income should be less than PKR 35,000.

Quick Details

ProgramBenazir Kafalat Program
Monthly StipendPKR 12,500
Total BudgetPKR 12.1 million
Eligibility CriteriaSpecified by the government
Payment MethodsWeb Portal, SMS
RegistrationRequired for new recipients

Checking Payment via Web Portal

Eligible individuals who have completed their registration can check their payment status through the BISP web portal. Here’s a step-by-step guide:

  1. Visit the nearest BISP office with necessary documents (identity card, children’s B-form, etc.).
  2. Submit your documents for verification.
  3. Once your registration is confirmed, you will receive a message notification.

Checking Payment via SMS

For those who prefer checking their payment status via SMS, follow these simple steps:

  1. Open the message inbox on your mobile phone.
  2. Enter your ID card number without any gaps.
  3. Send the ID card number to 8171.
  4. You will receive a message with all the details about your installment amount.


1. What is the monthly stipend for the Benazir Kafalat Program?
The monthly stipend is PKR 12,500.

2. How can I check my payment status via SMS?
Send your ID card number to 8171, and you will receive a message with your payment details.

3. What are the eligibility criteria for the Benazir Kafalat Program?
Eligibility includes a poverty score less than 35%, no private house, no government job in the family, no involvement in illegal activities, no registration in other Benazir programs, and a monthly income of less than PKR 35,000.

4. What documents are required for registration?
You need your identity card and children’s B-form, among other necessary documents.

5. Where can I register for the Benazir Kafalat Program?
You can register at the nearest BISP office.


The Benazir Kafalat Program continues to provide vital financial assistance to those in need. With a budget of PKR 12.1 million, this program ensures that eligible individuals receive a monthly stipend of PKR 12,500. The introduction of convenient payment checking methods via web portal and SMS makes it easier for recipients to stay informed about their payments. For more details, refer to the official BISP web portal or contact your nearest BISP office.

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