Pakistan-Afghanistan new border crossing rules from January 1
KHYBER AGENCY: The Pakistani border authorities have informed its citizens via public notice to avoid crossing Torkham border without having their passports.
The implementation on decision as per notification and public banners will come into effect from January 1, 2017. However, the local tribesmen, who reside alongside the bordering area, would be exempted of the restrictions as they will have to show their Rahdari cards issued to them by Pakistani bordering officials.
Sharing details last day the forces official said that as per prevailed restrictions has been imposed at the Torkham border Pakistan nationals are permitted to cross into Pakistan by showing Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC).