PM Imran Khan announces to launch Roshan Apna Ghar programme
ISLAMABAD: The PTI Senator Faisal Javed has revealed that Prime Minister, Imran Khan will be launching Roshan Apna Ghar programme on Friday.
Taking it to Twitter, PTI Senator Faisal Javed stated “on this Friday insha’ALLAH PM Imran Khan will address a ceremony in connection with launching of RoshanApnaGhar and also Roshan Digital Accounts reaching $2 Billion deposits mark in mere 11 months”.
“Hats off to our overseas Pakistanis for their phenomenal response,” he further stated.
The Roshan Apna Ghar programme is being led by State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) with the support of eight major banks in Pakistan.
Through this initiative, Pakistani living abroad will able to avail the banking facility from a digital payment system and the consumers are able to open their bank accounts without visiting bank, embassy or consulate.
Moreover, they will be able to operate their accounts without visiting the country and could avail facilities of direct banking, bill payment and other e-commerce facilities.
These accounts could also be used for investments in the stock exchange and property within Pakistan. The consumers would also have the option to either open a Pakistan currency or foreign currency account.
Earlier in July, “Prime Minister Imran Khan launched Pakistan’s first-ever environment-friendly electric motorbike.”
The e-bike is manufactured by a Pakistani company Jolta Electric and is considered a major step towards electrifying the country’s automobile industry. The e-bike is energy efficient and requires low maintenance.