KARACHI (PR): Minister of Overseas Pakistani and Human Resource Development Pir Sadruddin Shah Rashidi visited EOBI Head Office Karachi and presided over a high level meeting at EOBI Head Office. Mr. Muhammad Ayoub Shaikh Chairman EOBI welcomed the Minister and presented a detailed briefing on EOB scheme.

The Federal Minister informed the meeting that our main objective should be welfare of the poor working class; it is our basic duty to register every eligible worker under the EOB scheme. He emphasizes the need of E-governance for the development of trust among employers and employees and elimination of corrupt practices. He added that transparency and team work should be our top priority.

Furthermore he appealed to the employers community to pay factual contribution for their employees welfare so that, coverage could be extended to them.

Chairman EOBI told the Minister that EOBI is playing vital role for the welfare of working class of the country. The Institution has so far registered 50 million employees under EOB Scheme and also providing million of Rupees monthly to 0.5 million, which includes Old-age, Survivors, Invalid and orphans, through NBP branches, easepaisa outlets and NADRA smart card.