Nadra assigned aliens’ registration task
The interior ministry has taken a big decision regarding the registration of foreigners residing in Pakistan as the ministry has assigned the task of aliens’ registration to the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA), reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
Sources informed 24NewsHD on Wednesday that the interior ministry asked NADRA to do the registration of aliens living in Pakistan. The foreigners belonging to Afghanistan, China, Europe, America and Bangladesh will be registered with the national database authority, sources added.
The foreigners after their registration could avail different facilities including doing business, opening bank accounts and purchase of SIM cards. A large number of foreign students would be benefitted from these facilities.
The alien inmates currently serving their terms in Pakistani jails will also become part of the registration process.
Reporter Saud Butt