In the country right owning bitcoin is illegal, and those who get caught faced strict punishment. Now, some of the advisors of the government started a movement to legalize bitcoin and crypto-mining in the federation, as the digitalizing spread.
Pakistan has a mostly bad press. They have much uncertainty with the neighbor, India, actually almost always, and the general condition of the economy also not so good. Ignoring emerging technologies, while global trading becomes more digital, it seems like the last push into the deep. And as we can see, some people at the highest level in Pakistan also recognized this.