Islamabad, January 04, 2019 (PPI-OT): Government of Pakistan secured the release of 12 Pakistani prisoners in Bahrain. The release/pardon was granted by His Majesty, King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa on account of Bahrain’s National Day. This achievement is the reflection of the untiring resolve shown by the Government of Pakistan to facilitate deserving overseas prisoners waiting to be repatriated to their homeland.
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development, Sayed Zulfiqar Abbas Bukhari appreciated the gesture of His Majesty, King Hamad of Bahrain, on behalf of the people of Pakistan and lauded the community welfare attaché for a job well done. He concluded that the Government of Pakistan will remain committed in extending such efforts across the globe by helping the Pakistani diaspora that needs our assistance.
For more information, contact:
Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF)
Shahrah-e-Jamhouriat, Sector G-5/2,
Post Box No. 1470, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-9203267, 9048320
Fax: +92-51-9224335, 9211613