Senate Chairman, Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani while proceeding to Azerbaijan to participate in the 100th Anniversary of Azerbaijan Parliament, had a brief stay in Doha, Qatar and interacted with representatives of expatriate Pakistanis. He said that the Pakistani diaspora living abroad is an asset for the country as they play active role in the socio-economic growth of the country and has helped their brothers and sisters in the hour of need. He said that the government acknowledges their contribution and sincere efforts are being made to resolve issues faced by Pakistanis abroad.
Sadiq Sanjrani apprised the delegation that the government has provided voting rights to the expatriate Pakistanis and they can now play active role in the political process of the country and make their voices heard in the corridors of powers.
He said that the Parliament of Pakistan would make all possible efforts to protect the rights of Pakistanis living abroad. It is pertinent to mention that the Chairman Senate left for Baku today to represent Pakistan in the 100th Anniversary of Azerbaijan Parliament. The invitation of this visit was extended by Sanjrani’s counterpart in the Azeri Parliament. The Chairman Senate is accompanied by the Senators Muhammad Azam Khan Musakhel, Muhammad Ayub Afridi and Nighat Mirza.