A high-level Delegation comprised of Honourable Chief Justice Lahore High Court Sardar Shamim Ahmad Khan, Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, Vice Chairperson Overseas Pakistanis Commission Ch. Waseem Akhtar and Commissioner OPC Syed Javed Iqbal Bokhari concluded their 3-day trip to UAE. Justice Masood Jahangir and Justice Jawad Hassan were also a part of this delegation.
The delegation met Overseas Pakistanis from various walks of life and listened to their problems. Representatives of Pakistani Business Council called on the delegation and lauded their efforts done for the welfare of Overseas Pakistanis. Ambassador of Pakistan to U.A.E Ghulam Dastgir hosted a luncheon in honour of the delegation exchanging the views of matters of mutual understanding and the significant role played by Pakistanis in different fields.
Likewise, Council General Dubai Ahmad Amjad also hosted a dinner attended by a large number of Overseas Pakistanis. Members of delegation while expressing their views said, “Overseas Pakistanis are playing its pivotal role in the development of the country and presenting the positive image of Pakistanis in true sense of words and this is the reason why they are respected in abroad as well as their own motherland. It is also pertinent to mention that Government of Punjab under the leadership of Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar is taking exemplary steps for expeditious disposal of the complaints of overseas Pakistanis.
Vice Chairperson Overseas Pakistanis Commission Ch. Waseem Akhtar and Commissioner Overseas Pakistanis Commission Syed JavedIqbalBokhari said that Commission is taking all steps possible to facilitate Pakistani expatriates, briefing the delegation and other participants about the performance of the commission. OPC is ensuring to use modern technology to improve the work efficiency and also weekly review meeting is held to review the complaints. Our doors are always open for our Overseas Pakistanis. They also appreciated the untiring efforts of Honourable Chief Justice Lahore High Court and Governor Punjab Ch. Muhammad Sarwar.
Chief Justice has constituted 3 special benches at High Court level to resolve the cases of different nature related to overseas Pakistanis. Honourable Chief Justice has also instructed all judges to resolve all court cases within the time span of 3 months.