Monthly aid from Social Welfare Department total RM2.5mil

Published on 7 Oct 2022 5:29:03 PM

Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz said monthly aid from Social Welfare Department totaling RM2.5bil will benefit over 450,000 households.

In tabling Budget 2023 in Parliament on Friday (Oct 7), Zafrul said Bantuan Keluarga Malaysia (BKM) increased to RM2,500 for families with 5 children and above; RM1,000 to RM2,000 for families with 4 kids and below. Seniors and singles to receive between RM300 and RM600.