Islamabad, January 05, 2013 (PPI-OT): Syed Asif Hashmi, Chairman, Evacuee Trust Property Board called on Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf at PM House this evening and discussed problems of people belonging to Shahdara, Lahore.
He apprised the Prime Minister that the people of Shahdara had to cover long distance to get passports or National Identity Cards. He, therefore, requested the Prime Minister to direct the Ministry of Interior to open branches of Passport Office and NADRA in Shahdara so that the people of the area are facilitated.
The Prime Minister accepted the suggestion and assured Mr Hashmi that he will promptly issue necessary instructions for early establishment of Passport and NADRA offices in Shahdara.
The Prime Minister also took notice of the closure of shuttle train in Shahdara which was creating inconvenience in commutation of people.
For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326