PM Imran cheers expats as Roshan Digital Account inflows hit $1bn

01:22 PM | 24 Apr, 2021
PM Imran cheers expats as Roshan Digital Account inflows hit $1bn
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ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday expressed gratitude over foreign exchange inflows via the Roshan Digital Accounts which reached the $1 billion mark.

Taking it to Twitter, the premier wrote ‘Alhamdulillah, funds received through Roshan Digital Account have crossed $1billion. I would like to thank our overseas Pakistanis for their overwhelming response.

Khan also hailed the State Bank of Pakistan and banks for their crucial role in achieving this significant milestone in a limited time period.

Roshan Digital Account is a joint initiative of the incumbent government and the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) in collaboration with commercial banks operating in the country. It was inaugurated by the Prime Minister in Sept last year.

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