Karachi: Prime Minister Imran Khan is Monday during his one-day official visit to Karachi, under the government’s Kamyab Jawan program and the Youth Entrepreneurship Program, handing out checks to beneficiaries of subsidized commercial loans.
The governor of Sindh, Imran Ismail, the federal minister and many young people selected under the loan arrangement were invited to attend the planned ceremony at the governor’s residence. PM Imran distributes checks among young people selected in Sindh.
Usman Dar, the Prime Minister’s special adviser for youth, stated that providing employment to young people as early as possible is a government priority.
“The premier has allocated highest-ever budget in the country’s history for youths,” Mr Dar said, adding that the government was initiating distribution of loans across Sindh and other parts of the country on an immediate basis.
“Millions of Sindh’s youths have come under the banner of the successful youth program that will increase employment and reduce poverty” Mr Dar added, while pointing out that the government would provide best guidance and training to youths under its patronage.