Islamabad : 10 June, 2020
Special participation in the meeting of Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi
Federal Minister for Overseas Pakistan Syed Zulfiqar Ali Bukhari also attended the meeting
The Foreign Minister briefed the participants on the excellent performance of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Pakistani embassies abroad and the details of Pakistanis repatriated so far.
So far, Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi has repatriated 62,000 Pakistanis from 60 countries
Out of 2054 Pakistanis affiliated with Tablighi Jamaat in 26 countries, 2018 has been brought back Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi
We are carrying out the repatriation process of Pakistanis abroad in a very organized and coordinated manner. Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi
So far, 479 deaths due to corona virus have been brought back, while the Pakistani embassy has also played its role in burying 40 people in the Gulf countries and providing all possible facilities to Makhdoom Shah. Mahmood Qureshi
Our embassies, despite their limited resources, have spent Rs. 150 million on food, medicine, financial assistance and free tickets for their Pakistani brothers. Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi
90,000 Pakistanis are still waiting for repatriation in foreign countries who will be repatriated as soon as possible Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi
Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi We are fully aware of the plight of Pakistanis abroad
Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi is taking all possible steps to repatriate Pakistanis awaiting repatriation abroad.
The Foreign Minister briefed the participants on the details of the linkage with the Pakistani community in the United States, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia and UAE through video link.
Opposition representatives, including Pakistan Peoples Party and Pakistan Muslim League-N, lauded the excellent performance of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Overseas Pakistan and Pakistani embassies for the early repatriation of their compatriots