JazzCash and the agriculture department of the government of Punjab have aligned up in an endeavor to digitize the disbursement of subsidy payments to farmers that will not only cost efficient but also time efficient.
The Punjab agriculture department encouraged the farmers in an effort to strengthen production and efficiency of crops and has decided to financially support the cost of producing the crops.
Aamer Ejaz, Chief Digital officer at Jazz stated, “There is no doubt that we are working hard to bridge the banking divide by turning the country into a cashless economy and partnerships like these are only taking us further down the road to attain this goal.”
Punjab agriculture department will pay out the support price on fertilizer, cotton, oil seeds and other agricultural inputs through JazzCash.
The JazzCash team has developed a user friendly interface for the disbursement of payments to the farmers where the user will be able to easily pony up the funds with the single click of a button.