No inquiry pending regarding issuance of fake, double passport

ISLAMABAD, Sep 3 (APP): No inquiries regarding issuance of fake and double passports are pending in the Department of Immigration and Passports.

Talking to APP an official said that multiple steps are in place to stop and curb fake Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) processing.

He said as perthe current NADRA registration policy, attestation and verification of applicant’s form, record by blood relative is required in real time.

In order to avoid fake/double CNIC cases, a very logical verification checklist called UV checklist is applied to all applicants at the time of interview by Center Incharge he said.

Moreover, doubtful cases are sent to agencies for authenticity of National status.

Modern Biometric system, facial and data matching checks are applied to prevent processing of double CNICs, he added.
He said in case, any person attempts for issuance of passport on the basis of more than one CNIC or against wrong/fake particulars and identity, his/her case is automatically blocked in the Automated Fingers Identification System (AFIS).