More than eighty thousands blocked CNICs have been restored. This information was shared by the Standing Committee on Government Assurances in its meeting held under Chairmanship of honourable Malik Muhammad Amir Dogar, MNA. The Standing Committee was informed that more than 160,000/- Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs) were blocked. The Standing Committee on Government Assurances directed on 19th March 2019 that National Database Registration Authority (NADRA) should rapidly conclude the issue of blocked Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs). In this regard, NADRA should cancel all bogus CNICs and restore all genuine CNICs of Pakistani citizens, immediately. So, due to proper follow-up of the Standing Committee more than eighty thousands CNICs have been restored and genuineness of rest of the CNICs is being examined.
The meeting was presided over by the Chairman, Standing Committee of National Assembly on Government Assurances, Malik Muhammad Amir Dogar and attended by Members National Assembly Mr. Mujahid Ali, Mr. Sheikh Rashid Shafiq, Ms. Shagufta Jumani, Mr. Khalid Hussain Khan Magsi, Ms. Shahnaz Naseer Baloch, Mr. Usman Ibrahim, Syed Javed Husnain, Mr. Muhammad Afzal Khokhar, Syed Javed Ali Shah Jillani, Syed Ghulam Mustafa Shah and Ms. Saira Bano. Mr. Ali Muhammad Khan, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs was also present in the meeting. Senior civil officers from Parliamentary Affairs Division, Interior Division and Finance Division also attended the meeting.