RM1.23 billion will be paid to 3.6 million recipients of BSH beginning Aug.28

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PUTRAJAYA: The provision of RM1.23 billion for the Bantuan Sara Hidup (BSH) phase three will be released on Aug. 28, 2019, to 3.6 million recipients.

The Finance Ministry said payments will be credited to the recipients’ bank account that has been used in the second phase.

“The details of the payments are those earnings below RM2,000 will receive RM1,000 in total, RM2,001-RM3,000 is RM750 and RM3,001-RM4,000 is RM500,” said the statement today.

The amount above takes into account the two payments that had been paid on January (phase 1); May (phase 2) and soon on Aug.28.

Meanwhile, RM2.85 billion had been paid to the qualified recipients in the two phases earlier and this included and additional payment of RM120 to every child limited to four in a family.

 “A child in a family is covered within the age of 18 and below and handicapped child without age limit,” said the statement. -Malaysia World News


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