Pakistanis in Turkey

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Pakistanis in Turkey
Regions with significant populations
Istanbul · Ankara
Urdu · Punjabi · English · Turkish · others
Related ethnic groups
Overseas Pakistani

Pakistanis in Turkey refers to a small community consisting mainly of expatriates and students. Many of the Pakistani students study at Turkish universities and colleges. There are also large number of long-term and short-term economic migrants from Pakistan in Turkey that have travelled through Iran, who often intend to cross into the European Union. Pakistan has a permanent embassy in Ankara and a consulate general in Istanbul, which aim to serve the interests of the community throughout the country.

Pakistani Engineers in Istanbul[edit]

  • Adil Rasool- Adil Rasool is a Pakistani Engineer working at META Mühendislik Taahhüt Sanayi ve Ticaret Ltd.Şti in Istanbul/Turkey as a Mechanical Design Engineer. His is specilized in HVAC/FIRE FIGHTING/PLUMBING/ THERMO-FLUID DESIGN).He is graduated in mechanical engineering from Near East University Cyprus. He involves in many national and international projects.

Notable people[edit]

  • Atif Bashir - German-born Pakistani footballer of Turkish origin
  • Mahmud A. Asrar - Turkish-born Pakistani-Austrian comics artist
  • Abdur Rehman Peshawri
  • Imran M.Rana- Pakistani student turned Restaurant owner of Musafir Indian restaurant in Istanbul.
  • ((Abdul Hamid Chohan))- Turkish Journalist of Pakistani origin stationed at Ankara works at Turkish Radio and Television Corp. & Anadolu News Agency

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