ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Youth Affairs, Usman Dar, said Sunday that Prime Minister Imran Khan will distribute loan checks among successful applicants of the Youth Entrepreneurship Program (YES) in Sindh on January 27 (Monday) ).
The YES check distribution ceremony, a component of the Kamyab Jawan Program, will be held in Sindh on Monday, Usman Dar said while speaking with a state news agency.
“Punjab will be the next destination for the Kamyab Jawan Program, as young people in the province would obtain concessional loans next month,” he said while hinting at the project launch in other provinces shortly.
The YES was launched under the slogan of the Kamyab Jawan Program in October last year, according to which Rs100 billion allocated for youth and loans ranging from Rs100,000 to Rs5 million would be disbursed among young people presenting viable business ideas.
Usman Dar said the Prime Minister Kamyab Jawan Program was specifically implemented for job creation after extensive 10-month deliberations.
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It should be noted that Prime Minister Imran Khan will arrive in Karachi on a one-day visit to hold meetings with his allies on Monday (tomorrow).
Sindh’s prime minister and the governor will receive the prime minister at the airport, sources said.
A meeting is also expected between Prime Minister Imran Khan and Prime Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah tomorrow, at which Governor Imran Ismail will also be present, sources said. The prime minister is also expected to hold a separate meeting with I.G. Sindh Kaleem Imam police.