Guzara Allowance For Blinds

Guzara allowance for blinds is a monthly grant meant for the total blind persons living below poverty line. It aims to safeguard them from extreme hunger. Its current monthly rate is Rs.1000 and is paid by the Local Zakat Committee of the area of permanent residence of the mustahiq person.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Istehqaq is determined by Local Zakat Committee of the area of permanent residence of the applicant
  • Total blind
  • Unemployed
  • 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. The Committee, after determination of Istehqaq, will release funds to the mustahiq @ Rs.1000 per month.