PM thanks overseas Pakistanis as Roshan Digital deposits cross $4.5 bln

ISLAMABAD, June 22 (APP): Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday thanked the overseas Pakistanis for sending $57 million in a day that helped the Roshan Digital Accounts cross $4.5 billion in total deposits.

“Happy that yesterday State Bank received $57 million, the largest inflow in a day ever,” he said in a tweet.

The prime minister thanked the overseas Pakistanis for reposing trust in their motherland.

He expressed full support and patronage to the Roshan Digital Account scheme.

“Our government stands firmly behind the Roshan Digital Account scheme,” he said.

PM Sharif termed overseas Pakistanis an asset to the country, who always contributed positively towards strengthening the national economy.

“We assure to come up to your expectations after overcoming the economic crisis,” he said.

He said the government was taking steps for providing facilitation to the expatriates.