In a first, voters can vote with expired ID cards too: Report

In a first, voters can vote with expired ID cards too: Report
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ISLAMABAD - A high-level meeting of National Database and Registration Authority was held in Islamabad today (Friday) presided over by its Chairman Usman Mobeen.

The meeting took decisions regarding on time printing of National Identity Cards and their delivery before 25th July, to continue printing process 24 hours a day and opening of all NADRA offices across the country.

The offices will remain open on Saturday and Sunday and even on Election Day till 2 p.m.

The meeting decided to print all ID Cards including those of normal category on urgent basis in view of the upcoming elections on 25th July.

All applications for new ID Cards received before 16th of this month are being processed expeditiously, whereas, NADRA is not confiscating the old ID Cards of the applicants since July 16.

All expired ID cards are also eligible for voting.

The Authority has directed Courier Company concerned to ensure the dispatch of ID cards on weekends too.

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