ECL list: Federal government takes important decision

ECL list: Federal government takes important decision

ISLAMABAD: Secretary Interior Ministry on Monday stated that it has been decided that a person will be informed within 24 hours if their name was going to be placed on the Exit Control List (ECL).

Briefing the Senate Committee on Interior Affairs, the secretary said, a sub-committee had been constituted over matters pertaining to inclusion of exclusion of names from the ECL.

“Previously the names used to be placed on ECL after the courts’ directives, contented secretary interior.

He informed the Senate body that cabinet had proposed interior minister to summon an emergency session and also call on those individuals, who are to be placed on the ECL.

“Every citizen has right to know that whether he is placed on no fly zone list or not”, said the interior secretary.