The Pakistanis will be employed in United Kingdom and one million Pakistanis will be given jobs in UK. In this regard a private sector company of AFCO Private Limited and the MMC Healthcare Limited, UK has signed an agreement. According to which the one million Pakistani nationals will be provided jobs in UK. According to the agreement 80 thousand to 1 Lac Nurses, 25000 Doctors, 10,000 Pharmacists and 20 thousand Paramedics will be sent to UK. After signing on the agreement a jobs portal has also been started to help out the Pakistani experts.
The Governor of the Punjab, Chaudhary Muhammad Sarwar said in the inauguration ceremony of the web portal that the economy and exchange reserves of the country will be increased due to employment of Doctors, Nurses and Medical Staff in UK. While addressing to doctors in the ceremony he advised doctors to play a role in providing the cheap medical facilities in the outreach areas of the Pakistan like the UK’s National Health Service (NCH).
According to the Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis & Manpower, Islamabad the record amount of 2.097 US $ was sent from abroad from May 2019 to December 2019 which is a record increase in the reserve. And the figures of the Ministry reveal that in previous year 40 thousand Pakistani Doctors were employed in foreign countries in which 18 thousand in America and 6 thousand doctors were there in UK and other European countries. The UK stands on 2nd number from where Pakistanis send the more amounts to the country.
Hopefully by the end of year 2020 the amount sent from overseas Pakistanis will be increased from 22.8 million dollars to 23.3 million dollars per year. In this way Pakistanis working abroad can play a key role in strengthening the economy of the country.