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Govt to introduce smart housing scheme to facilitate 9 mln overseas Pakistanis: Farrukh
January 14, 2022

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Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Farrukh Habib says the government will introduce smart housing scheme to facilitate the nine million overseas Pakistanis.

Talking to PTV, he said the federal cabinet has given approval for launching the state-of-the-art residential projects for Overseas Pakistanis. 

He said Pakistani expatriates may purchase the apartments through Roshan Digital Accounts (RDA).

Terming Overseas Pakistanis as country's great asset, he said they are sending $30 billion remittances annually through RDA, which show their full trust in the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Commenting on the voting rights given to overseas Pakistanis, he said it is first time that any government recognized the services of overseas Pakistanis.