PM thanks overseas Pakistanis as RDA deposits cross $4.5bn


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ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said that his government stands firmly behind Roshan Digital Account scheme. PM Shehbaz, in a tweet said yesterday that he was happy that previous day State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) received $ 57 million, largest inflow in a day ever. He said that we have now crossed $ 4.5 billion in total deposits and thanked overseas Pakistanis for reposing their trust in motherland.

A day earlier, central bank announced that deposit inflows in Roshan Digital Account (RDA) recorded highest ever daily figure as $ 57 million were deposited in a single day. At end May 2022 total 416,837 accounts were opened under RDA with an inflow of $ 4,356 million while in current month $ 169 million were deposited through Roshan Digital Accounts up to June 21, 2022. Central bank termed it another historic day in Roshan Digital Account and expressed gratitude to oversees Pakistanis for their continuous trust and commitment.