September 1, 2020 – Islamabad: Speaking to beneficiaries and applicants of Ehsaas Emergency Cash in a radio program, Raabta, SAPM Dr. Sania Nishtar shared details about the reporting process for fake SMS messages offering financial assistance in the name of Ehsaas. She advised listeners not to pay attention to such false messages that come from any number other than 8171. All Ehsaas correspondence with beneficiaries takes place only through its official SMS code service 8171. “To report fraudulent SMS complaints, Ehsaas has deployed two mobile lines for general public: 0335-1058050 and 0335-1058051. People are encouraged to report all false SMS messages relating to Ehsaas on the given numbers so that measures can be taken against criminal elements.” Listen here.