25 mln families be focused during CNICs re verification: Nisar

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ISLAMABAD, May 27 (APP): Minister for Interior, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday said 25 million families shall be focused during re verification process of all Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs).

He was briefing the media persons after chairing a meeting
held here at NADRA Headquarters.

He said all the CNICs in the country shall be re verified
within next 6 months, adding that the government was taking steps to block identification

documents belonging to suspicious individuals.
The Minister said a time period of two months was being given to nullify fake identification cards as all such individuals who possess such ID cards are supposed to return them in NADRA offices during specified period otherwise action shall
be taken.