Dual nationals permanently residing in country are not ‘Overseas Pakistanis’: LHC

Dual nationals permanently residing in country are not ‘Overseas Pakistanis’: LHC

Lahore: The Lahore High Court (LHC) has ruled that dual nationals permanently residing in the country cannot be categorised as ‘Overseas Pakistanis’, a news source reported. To this effect, Justice Jawad Hassan authored a judgment wherein he stated that a person should be living abroad in order for him/her to meet the labelling criteria of the Overseas Pakistani Commission Act 2014.

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US-based Pakistanis set up ‘Karachites’ relief organisation to help hard-hit families

US-based Pakistanis set up ‘Karachites’ relief organisation to help hard-hit families

Karachi: US-based Pakistanis (originally hailing from Karachi), in collaboration with the Drug Free Pakistan Foundation (DFPF) have launched a local relief organisation called ‘Karachites’ to help the city’s hard-hit families amid the going coronavirus lockdown, according to a news report. The organization, operating from its Gulistan-e-Jauhar site main office, is engaged in distributing rations and other essential items among the needy.

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