NADRA introduces new electronic service to facilitate the citizens of Pakistan is online CNIC verification and is the short form of National Database and Registration Authority. Using NADRA online verification facility any person can verify the details of any CNIC (Computerized National Identity Card) through just on mobile SMS (Short Message Service). This is very easy to verify details of any CNIC in very short time. Now no need to go in office and spend long time for verification, just send one SMS from your mobile from anywhere in Pakistan and you will get verified with instant reply by National Database and Registratioin Authority.
Procedure of Verification
For the verification purpose you need to follow these simple instructions given below.
1- Type CNIC number in message text area of mobile.
2- Send this message to ‘7000’
3- Now you will receive a message from NADRA containing name of CNIC holder and his/her father name.
It is so simple and easy way to verify any CNIC by National Database and Registration Authority.
Note: For this verification message you will be charged Rs. 12 including all tax charges for message.
NADRA always try to secure database and improving technology system for safety and facility of citizens of Pakistan. For the privacy purpose you will not get all data in verification through message, it only shows the name and father name of CNIC holder. They try to made this process of CNIC online verification through message easy and convenient.
Using this online CNIC verification service provided by NADRA people can avoid from fraud and any inconvenient situation. Not only common citizen but law and order agencies can also take benefits from this service in very short time. Personals of law and order agencies can get all the relevant information required to them by sending a message to the number ‘7001’ and it will help them to maintain law and security.
National Database and Registration Authority was working as National Detabase Organization (NDO) previously and working as independent authority under the Ministry of interior, Govt of Pakistan.
For Simple ID Card: Simple ID card is free but fee for urgent is 750 pkr and for executive service fee is 2150 pkr. Fee for any modification, duplicate ID card or renewal of ID card is 400pkr.
Fee for Smart NIC: Normal fee is 750 pkr, urgent smart NIC fee is 1500 and for executive fee is 2500 rupees. And for the duplicate, modification or renewal fee is same as the fee for normal Smart NIC.
Fee for Cancellation: In case of death if someone apply for cancellation of CNIC for that normal fee is 50 rupees.
Note: All the mention fee are taken from the website of National Database and Registration Authority.