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Zakat & Ushr Programmes 2018-08-10T19:18:59+00:00

Zakat & Ushr Programmes & Services

GUZARA ALLOWANCE

Guzara allowance is a monthly grant meant for the chronic poor. It aims to safeguard them from hunger which is both cause and manifestation of extreme poverty. Its current monthly rate is Rs. 1000 and is paid by the local Zakat committee of the area of residence of the deserving (Mustahiq) person.

Eligibility Criteria

        1. Istehqaq is determined by Local Zakat Committee of the area of permanent residence of the applicant
        2. Adult Muslim, living below poverty level with preference to widows and disabled
        3. Unemployed
        4. Not a habitual beggar

How to Apply

The deserving person can apply to the Chairman, Local Zakat Committee of the area of his/her residence. Local Zakat Committee, keeping in view of the financial condition of the applicant, may determine or reject his/her Istehqaq. Guzara allowance is paid via cross cheque.

        1. Rs. 415.200 million, 60% of the regular Zakat budget.
        2. Rs. 1,000/- per month per Mustahiq.
        3. 34600 No of beneficiaries in the financial year 2016-17.
        4. Istehqaq to provide Zakat assistance is determined by the Local Zakat Committee of the area.

Program

Amount for the said
head 2016-17

Unit of Measurement

Target for
2016-17

Amount Utilized
During 2016-17

Achieved

Guzara Allowance (Male) 415,200,000

Number

8,650

411,405,572

8571

Guzara Allowance (Female)

25,950

25712


Download Form

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MARRIAGE ASSISTANCE

The aim of marriage grant is to provide financial assistance to the unmarried women who or their guardians cannot afford marriage expenses. Its current rate is 20,000 PKR.

Eligibility Criteria

Any poor, needy and deserving woman or her parent/guardian can apply for this grant.

How to apply

The Mustahiq can apply to Local Zakat Committee for Marriage Assistance. Local Zakat committee will determine Istehqaq and will process to District Zakat Committee which will release funds as per procedure to the Local Zakat Committee concerned. Payment will be made by Local Zakat Committee.

Program

Amount for the said
head 2016-17

Unit of Measurement

Target for
2016-17

Amount Utilized
During 2016-17

Achieved

Marriage Assistance 83,040,000

Number

4152

82,461,000

4123

Download Form

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EDUCATIONAL STIPENDS GENERAL

Educational Stipend (general) is meant to provide financial assistance to the deserving students in order to help them continue their studies.

Eligibility Criteria

Stipends are provided to the poor and deserving students studying in such colleges, universities, polytechnic and other educational and professional institutions in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa that are established or recognized by the Government. Istehqaq is determined by Local Zakat Committees and endorsed by the scholarship committee of the educational institute. Scholarship committee comprises Head of Institution, Class Teacher and a nominee of District Zakat Committee.

How to Apply

A deserving student can apply to the head of the institution which will process it after determination of Istehqaq by the local Zakat committee. Funds are released by the District Zakat Committee to the concerned educational institution which will make payment to the student.

Program

Amount for the
said head 2016-17

Unit of Measurement

Target for
2016-17

Amount Utilized
During 2016-17

Achieved

Educational Stipend (Academic) Male

34,600,000

Number

5,766

33,461,046

5576

Educational Stipend (Academic) Female

1,922

1859

Educational Stipend (Prof) Male

34,600,000

2774

25,364,996

1814

Educational Stipend (Prof) Female

824

604

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EDUCATIONAL STIPENDS – TECHNICAL

In order to make the poor youth an earning hand, Zakat & Ushr department has initiated a special program. Through this comprehensive program, students are given free technical training in market-oriented trades through well-known technical vocational institutions of the Districts.
During the training, Rs. 2000/- per month is given to each trainee and Rs. 8,000/- for the purchase of tools along with course completion certificate are also given at the end of their successful training.

Eligibility Criteria

Istehqaq is determined by Local Zakat Committees and endorsed by the scholarship committee of the educational institute comprising Chairman District Zakat Committee, District Zakat Officer, Principal Vocational Training Institute, a Class Teacher and one member District Zakat Committee.

How to Apply

The student can apply to the District Zakat Committee on the prescribed form for Stipends Technical through his/her institution, subject to a determination of Istehqaq by the Local Zakat Committee concerned. The District Zakat Committee releases funds to the Technical institutions for stipends to deserving students.

Program

Amount for the
said head 2016-17

Unit of Measurement

Target for
2016-17

Amount Utilized
During 2016-17

Achieved

Technical Education (Male) 100,000,000

Number

1,250

65,677,000

821

Technical Education (Female)

Number

3,750

2,462

Download Form

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HEALTH CARE – TREATMENT GRANT

HEALTH CARE (DISTRICT LEVEL)

This is a health safeguard for poor patients who cannot afford expenses for their treatment. Zakat funds for medical treatment of the deserving (Mustahiq) patients are provided to provincial level/teaching hospitals, district headquarter hospitals and tehsil headquarter hospitals of Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Rs. 55.360 million, 08% of the regular Zakat budget.

  1. The patients are provided health care as per following expenses:
      1. Indoor patients                                             Rs. 8,000/- per visit
      2. Outdoor patients                                          Rs. 4,000/- per visit
  2. 29226 No of beneficiaries during 2016-17.

Eligibility Criteria

Istehqaq is determined by the local Zakat committee of the area of permanent residence of the patient.

B)        HEALTH CARE (PROVINCIAL LEVEL)

Rs. 69.00 million were allocated during the financial year 2016-17 for the Provincial level major hospitals in the Province.

  1. 21468 No of beneficiaries in 2016-17.
  2. Patients are provided health care as per following expenses:
      1. Indoor patients                                             Rs. 10,000/- per visit
      2. Outdoor patients                                          Rs. 5,000/- per visit

Health welfare committees in each hospital are available to look after the on-going treatment of the patients and they can extend the cost of treatment beyond the above ceiling in case if required.

Program

Amount for the said head 2016-17

Unit of Measurement

Target for 2016-17

Amount Utilized During 2016-17

Achieved

Technical Education (Male)

100,000,000

Number

1250

65677000

821

Technical Education (Female)

Number

3750

2462

Download Form

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DEENI MADARIS – STUDENTS ALLOWANCE

Educational Stipend (Deeni Madaris) is provided to the deserving students gaining religious education. The aim is to help them continue their studies of Islam in accordance with the Islamic tenets and avoid anti-state or anti-society activities. It includes a grant for the Madrasa administration to meet accommodation and food expenses of the students. Rs. 69.200 million, 10% of the regular Zakat budget. Rates of the scholarships are as under:-

Resident Students                               Rs. 2000/- per month

Non-Resident Students                           Rs. 1000/- per month

Eligibility Criteria

Stipends are provided to the deserving students studying in Deeni Madaris which are registered with Zakat & Ushr Department and are cleared from the Home & Tribal Affairs Department, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Istehqaq of students is determined by Local Zakat Committees and endorsed by the scholarship committee of the Deeni Madaris comprising Head of Institution, class teacher and nominee of District Zakat Committee.

How to Apply

A deserving student can apply to the head of the institution (Mohtamim) which will process it after determination of Istehqaq by the local Zakat committee. Funds are released by the District Zakat Committee to the concerned Deeni Madaris.

During the year 2016-17, 3844 students were provided stationery, course, residence & food etc. through registered Deeni Madaris out of Zakat fund.

Program

Amount for the
said head 2016-17

Unit of
Measurement

Target for
2016-17

Amount Utilized
During 2016-17

Achieved

Deeni Madaris (Male) 69,200,000

Number

2,882

67,989,362

2833

Deeni Madaris (Female)

962

944

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SPECIAL HEALTH CARE PROGRAMME

In order to provide treatment facilities to the patient suffering from Cancer, Cardiac, Hepatitis & Kidney diseases, this department has initiated special health care program. Through this program, entire expenditure of the treatment as per estimate of the hospital is released as a lump sum.

        • Rs. 30.00 Million were allocated during 2016-17. 68 patients were treated out of this program.
        • Ceiling of this program ranges from Rs.50,000/- to Rs.5,00,000/-

Authorities for sanction of Health Care Programs are as under:-

Health Welfare Committee of the Hospital                                    Upto Rs.50,000/-
Chief Administrator/ Secretary Zakat & Ushr.                              Upto Rs.100,000/-
Chairman Khyber Pakhtunkhwa  Zakat & Ushr Council             Upto Rs.200,000/-
Minister for Zakat & Ushr                                                                  Upto Rs.300,000/-
Committee comprising the   Above three                                       More than Rs.300,000/-

PROVINCIAL LEVEL HOSPITALS (KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA)

S. #

NAME OF HOSPITALS

1 Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar (General)
2 Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar (Cardiology)
3 IRNUM Peshawar.
4 Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar.
5 Khyber Eye Foundation, Peshawar.
6 Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Oncology & Radiotherapy (INOR), Abbottabad.
7 Sarhad Hospital for Psychotic Diseases, Center Jail Peshawar
8 Institute of Kidney Diseases, Hayatabad, Peshawar.
9 Hayatabad Medical Complex, Peshawar.
10 BINOR, Bannu
11 DINOR, DI Khan
12 Frontier Foundation & Blood Transfusion, Peshawar
13 Fatimid  Foundation & Blood Transfusion, Peshawar
14 Hamza Foundation & Blood Transfusion, Peshawar
15 Al-Khidmat Foundation Nishtar Abad, Peshawar
16 Shoukat Khanum Hospital, Peshawar
17 Ayub Medical Complex, Abbottabad
18 SINOR Cancer Hospital , Swat

Program

Amount for the said head 2016-17

Unit of Measurement

Target for 2016-17

Amount Utilized During 2016-17

Achieved

Special Health Care Program 30,000,000

Number

185

14,606,356

68

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ZAKAT BUDGET

A GLANCE OF BUDGET ALLOCATION FOR DIFFERENT PROGRAMMERS

Allocated Zakat Budget for the financial year 2017-18

Head

Allocation by KPZC(in Million)

Guzara Allowance 60 %

415.200

Educational  Stipends Academic 05%

34.600

Educational Stipends Prof 05%

34.600

Deeni Madaris 10%

69.200

Health Care 08%

55.360

Marriage  Assistance 12%

83.040

Sub Total A

692.000

Technical Education

100.000

Administrative Expenditure

100.000

Provincial Level Health Institutions

68.000

Blood transfusion Institutes

3.000

Special Health Care Program

30.000

Leprosy Patients Fund

9.000

Special Fund under Head DOWER (Jaheez for Boys)

40.000

Sub Total B

350.000

G.Total (A+B)

1,042.000

Annual Allocation of Provincial Level Health Fund for the financial year 2017-18

NAME OF HEALTH INSTITUTION

Total Budget for 2017-18(in Million)

1 IRNUM Hospital, Peshawar

10.000

2 Government  Lady Reading Hospital (General), Peshawar

5.000

3 Government  Lady Reading Hospital (Cardiology), Peshawar

7.500

4 Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar

5.000

5 Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar

5.000

6 INOR Hospital, Abbottabad

5.000

7 Institute Of Kidney Diseases, Hayatabad

5.000

8 Sarhad Jail Hospital for Psychiatric Diseases, Peshawar

1.000

9 Khyber Eye Foundation Hospital Peshawar

1.000

10 Bannu Institute of Nuclear Radiotherapy (BINOR)

3.000

11 Dera Ismail Khan Institute of Nuclear Radiotherapy (DINOR)

2.500

12 Al-Khidmat Hospital, Peshawar

3.000

13 Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre

5.000

14 Swat Institute of Medicine, Oncology & Radiotherapy (SINOR) Swat

4.000

15 Ayub Teaching Hospital Abbottabad

4.000

16 AIMS Diabetic Hospital Hayatabad Peshawar

2.000

17 Frontier Foundation and Blood Transfusion, Peshawar

1.000

18 Fatimid Foundation Blood Bank Peshawar.

1.000

19 Hamza Foundation and Blood Transfusion, Peshawar.

1.000

Total

71.000