Islamabad, February 26, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Ambassador of Pakistan to the EU, Belgium and Luxembourg, Zaheer A. Janjua, held the 2nd monthly Khuli Katchery in virtual format with Pakistani diaspora in Belgium and Luxembourg, says a press release received here today from Belgium. The event was organized by the Embassy of Pakistan, Brussels, in line with the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan, to maintain close engagement with Pakistani diaspora and provide seamless service dealing. In his remarks, Ambassador Janjua underscored that the issues raised and suggestions made by the diaspora during the first virtual interaction on January 28, 2021 had already been addressed.
Appreciating the community for record remittances to Pakistan, he urged them to benefit from the Roshan Digital Account facility to transfer their funds to Pakistan. He informed that an online session on Roshan Digital Accounts will be organized by the Embassy in collaboration with the State Bank of Pakistan and Habib Bank Limited on March 6, 2021. He encouraged the community to participate in the event.
Ambassador Janjua briefed the participants on government’s recent initiative to simplify the procedure for issuance of succession certificate. He explained that the legal heirs can now obtain succession certificates through a quick five stage process facilitated by the National Database Registration Authority (NADRA). The virtual interaction was attended by diaspora members from different walks of life, including academia, professionals, business, social services and media. The community members appreciated the Embassy’s outreach efforts and provision of efficient consular services.
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