January 3, 2021

Pakistan Cancels 2,00,000 Faux Citizen ID Playing cards Held By Afghan Refugees

Pak Cancels 2,00,000 Fake Citizen ID Cards Held By Afghan Refugees

Pak Cancels 2,00,000 Faux Citizen ID Playing cards Held By Afghan Refugees


Pakistan has cancelled about 200,000 computerised nationwide id playing cards (CNICs) fraudulently held by Afghanistan refugees.

Chatting with reporters in his residence city Rawalpindi on Saturday, Inside Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed stated: “We’ve information of 1.5 million Afghan refugees having authorized standing and about 800,000 Afghans residing within the nation illegally.”

He stated corruption within the issuance of visas was being tackled and the federal government was offering on-line visa facility to residents of 192 international locations.

“To remove the possibilities of corruption, we now have launched on-line visa service as there are possibilities of corruption in handbook processing of visas,” he stated, including that over 200,000 visa purposes have been obtained for on-line visas in a single day.

In the meantime, Rashid stated individuals focusing on the armed forces have been doing so on the behest of overseas international locations and motion can be taken “inside 72 hours” towards these making “anti-army” remarks.

“We might defeat such disinformation towards our nation and state establishments,” he stated.

The Pakistan Democratic Motion (PDM) – an alliance of 11 Opposition events – has been shaped towards the Pakistan Military’s interference in politics and putting in “puppet” Prime Minister Imran Khan via a manipulated election.


Already, a case was being registered towards Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam Fazl chief Mufti Kifayatullah over his remarks on the military, he stated.

Rashid, who took cost as inside minister final month, stated pointless checkposts have been being abolished within the capital and a brand new police drive, Eagle Squad, geared up with newest expertise can be raised quickly to offer safety in Islamabad.

He additionally stated 5 police officers concerned within the killing of a 22-year-old pupil this week in Islamabad have been arrested.

The killing shocked the individuals because the youth was focused when he did not cease the automobile when signaled by the police.

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