Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed its economic team for uninterrupted disbursement of loans under the Kamyab Jawan programme.
He said this in a meeting regarding the provision of easy loans to youth under Kamyab Jawan Entrepreneurship Scheme in Islamabad today (Saturday).
The meeting was attended by PM’s aide on Youth Affairs Usman Dar, Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, SBP governor, Abdul Razak Dawood, presidents and heads of different banks.
The premier said the government will also ensure that problems faced by the banks are resolved on a priority basis.
Appreciating full participation and interest of all banks in Kamyab Jawan scheme, he said after the promotion of construction activities in the country, the cooperation of banks in providing business opportunities to youth is praiseworthy.
Speaking on the occasion, Usman Dar said the government has allocated a hundred billion rupees for three years to provide better business opportunities to the youth of the country.
He said 470,000 applications have been received so far and loans are being provided after verification.
The meeting was also informed that twenty-one banks are participating in the scheme. The banks will provide loans of fifteen billion rupees this year.
Moreover, PM Imran has expressed satisfaction over the transparency and mechanism of the loan disbursement programme to youth and praised the participation of banks.
A progress report on Kamyab Jawan Entrepreneurship Scheme will regularly be submitted to Prime Minister.