New York, USA,
The Overseas Pakistani Global Foundation-OPGF, an organization for the rights of overseas Pakistanis, held its first convention at a local conference center in New York, program begins with a recitation of holy Quran. Later National anthem was also performed. The event was specially attended by a large number of Pakistani community including Shehryar Afridi, Chairman Kashmir Committee from Pakistan, Ayesha Ali, Consul General of Pakistan in New York, Zaheer Mehar, Chairman Overseas Pakistani Global Foundation and renowned singer Ustad Rafaqat Ali Khan.While addressing the participants, Zaheer Mehar, Chairman of the Foundation, explained the aims and objectives of the organization. OPGF did not belong to any political or religious party. This foundation will work purely for the rights of overseas PakistanisWhile addressing the function, Chairman, Kashmir Committee Shehryar Afridi briefed the audience that Prime Minister Imran Khan brings reforms for the betterment of overseas Pakistanis. The exploitations and discriminations of the past that have been wreaked overseas Pakistanis will not be repeated. A special song has also been prepared which was sung by the famous singer Ustad Rafaqat Ali Khan from Pakistan on the completion of a year of the organization.While speaking to VOSA, members of Overseas Pakistanis Global Foundation expressed their gladness at the completion of one year.Participants said that we hope on the establishment of OPGF will brings together overseas Pakistanis on one platform around the world and solved their problems. At last, Foundation presented awards and certificates to volunteers who served the community.