National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) denies the allegation leveled by Pakistan People's Party leader Sherry Rehman
That the organization is not providing data to the Sindh government for providing assistance.
It should be noted that Sherry Rehman, the parliamentary leader of the Pakistan Peoples Party in the Senate, alleged in a message on the social networking site Twitter that Nadra was not providing data to provide assistance.
He also said that the number verification for SMS is still awaited from the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority while the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has also been slow to provide taxpayer details. Is taking
Nadra's response to the PPP leader's tweet on Twitter was dismissed.
A statement from spokesperson NADRA said Sherry Rehman's allegation against the federal government regarding data sharing was "baseless".
"The government, like other provinces, is cooperating with Sindh," the organization said.
Addressing the federal government, Sherry Rehman said, "Cash aid is to be distributed. If you are not ready, why are you slowing down (Sindh's) steps"?
The Leader of the People's Party had asked, "Does the federal government, does this mean that Sindh will have to fight this global epidemic alone"?
Later, a message was also posted on NADRA's Verified account stating that NADRA denied the news regarding data sharing.
ڈیٹا شئیرنگ کے حوالے سے چلنے والی خبر کی نادرا نے تردید کر دی— NADRA (@NadraMedia) April 1, 2020
ڈیٹا شئیرنگ کے حوالے سے وفاقی حکومت پر لگایا گیا الزام بی بنیاد ہے: ترجمان نادرا
نادرا باقی صوبوں کی طرح حکومت سندھ کے ساتھ بھی تعاون کر رہا ہے: ترجمان نادرا
It is to be noted that the Sindh cabinet had announced ration for the poor and daily wage earners affected by the lockdown in the province.
After that, on March 29, Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah told a cabinet meeting that a relief initiative has been prepared for the relief of the poor, which proposes to register daily wage earners with an identity card.
In this regard, the Sindh government had set up a fund to help poor and deserving families in distress during the lockdown.
Spokesman Sindh Government Murtaza Wahab said in a Twitter message that as of April 1, the fund has received 2 billion 84 crore 93 lakh 15 thousand 486 rupees Sindh government while 4 crore 13 lakh 25 thousand 671 received from private donors.
He said that we would be aware of the total funds received on a daily basis and expenditures from it.