ISLAMABAD: Asian Development Bank on Monday approved a loan of $200 million for Pakistan.

As per details, the approved loan will bebutilized to enhance Benazir Income Support Program (BISP).

It is pertinent to mention here that the BISP is an initiative that is providing financial assistance to as much as 5 million families in the country.

Recently approved loan will help it in enhancing the initiative to further 8 lac and 55 thousand women while the current percentage of the people being facilitated through BISP is 15 percent.