Overseas Pakistanis deposit $310m in June through RDA: SBP

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Karachi

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has said that overseas Pakistanis have de-posited $1.56 billion through Roshan Digital Account (RDA) during the past 10 months, while June 2021 saw the highest monthly amount of deposits i.e. $310 million.

In a statement, the SBP said that since its launch by Prime Minister Imran Khan on September 10, 2020, Roshan Digital Account has attracted signifi-cant interest from overseas Pakistanis.

“A total of 181,556 accounts have been opened from 171 countries across the world and $ 1.562 billion has been de-posited in these accounts through end-June 2021,” said the statement. ——TLTP

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