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Independence Day Celebrations

UFPID in collaboration with Consulate General of Pakistan, Los Angeles organized an event on 11th August in San Padro Park Los Angeles. These Independence Day celebrations were attended by more than 5000 community members including local Americans. Consul General of Pakistan Abdul Jabbar Memon was the Guest of Honor on this occasion. The Congresswomen Judy Chu, Maxine Waters and Sherif of Los Angeles Jim Mc Donnell were special guests on this occasion.

Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dam Fund 2018

Government of Pakistan has established ” Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dam Fund 2018″ to raise funds / donations for construction of dams in the country.

All overseas Pakistanis living in the United States of America can make contribution for this cause in the following Account which has been specifically established for this purpose. The contributions may be sent through bank transfer / Wire transfer / personal check / money order / cashier check.

Account Title Consulate General of Pakistan
“Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dam Fund 2018”
Account No 401242190
Bank Name Habib American Bank,
& Address 110 East 9th Street,
Los Angeles CA 90079
Routing 026007362


Government of Pakistan has announced two tax amnesty shcemes, namely, Voluntary Declaration of Domestic Assets Act 2018 for undisclosed income and domestic assets and Foreign Assets (Declaration and Repatriation) Act, 2018 for undisclosed foreign assets.

The deadline for availing of this opportunity is June 30th 2018. All the relevant information and procedures for availing the said amnesty is availabe at  View detail