.The appeal period for unsuccessful applications under the 1Malaysia People’s Assistance Programme (BR1M) has been extended to April 30, according to the Finance Ministry

In a statement here Tuesday, the ministry said 331,615 applicants have filed their appeal as of April 15 and from the total, 281,443 have been approved.

The government has approved 4,206,572 applications as of April 15, it said.

Those who wished to enquire on the status of their application can call: 1-800-222-500 or 1-300-88-3010 between 9am and 5pm during working days.

The BR1M voucher is valid until May 15. –BERNAMA