PM thanks overseas Pakistanis for sending 500m in five months
February 17, 2021 02:16 PM
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday expressed his gratitude to overseas Pakistanis for responding so strongly to the State Bank of Pakistan’s Roshan Digital Accounts and sending $500 million to the country in just five months.
“Momentum continues to rise with $243 million coming in last six weeks alone,” Prime Minister Imran Khan said in a tweet posted on his social media account.
The prime minister in his tweet also mentioned the opening of 87,883 Roshan Digital Accounts from 97 countries.
The prime minister tweeted, “I want to thank our Overseas Pakistanis for responding so strongly to SBP’s #RoshanDigitalAccounts. 87,833 accounts opened from 97 countries around the world. $500 million sent to Pakistan in just 5 months. Momentum continues to rise with $243 million coming in last 6 weeks alone.