ISLAMABAD: Head of Prime Minister’s Strategic Reform Initiatives Salman Sufi said on Saturday that Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif approved new transit visa policy for Afghan immigrants.
Acceptance of notification of Problems faced Afghan citizens and illegal immigration, prime minister agreed to new policy of release of on arrival a visa for Afghan citizens traveling abroad through Pakistan, the prime minister’s press office said. in Press release.
On his twitter pen, sufi posted”Taking into account of questions faced citizens of Afghanistan upon request of Rana Sanaullah, Prime Minister Shahbaz approved on arrival visa for Afghan refugees who need to pass through (through) Pakistan to reach the destination country that approved their immigration.”
The Sufi further reported that according to new policygovernment of Pakistan will issue 30-day transit visas for citizens of Afghanistan within 24 hours. Those countries who allowed the immigration of Afghan citizens could apply for transit visas from Pakistan added.