In a ruling, the Sindh Excessive Court docket (SHC) has ordered the Nationwide Database Registration Authority (NADRA) to difficulty Computerised Nationwide Id Card (CNIC) to a lady who didn’t find out about her father’s whereabouts, experiences Samaa.
Rubina was introduced up by a single mom as her father had left the household a few years in the past. The native court docket ordered NADRA to difficulty CNIC to Rubina based mostly on her mom’s citizenship file. Her mom works within the Schooling Division.
When Rubina, who’s specially-abled, turned 18 and went to a neighborhood NADRA workplace to acquire her CNIC, she was instructed that the cardboard wouldn’t be issued except she offers the file of each her dad and mom.
“Once I went to the NADRA workplace, they refused to difficulty me CNIC and requested to deliver my father or some other guardian. The place may I’ve discovered my father, who left me and my mom once I was younger?”
She filed a petition with the court docket, which resulted in a landmark verdict. Previously, many orphans in Pakistan have confronted this downside concerning the issuance of CNIC.
Advocate Usman Farooq acknowledged that the ruling would apply to comparable circumstances and now the kids with single dad and mom would be capable of get their CNICs after producing the file of solely a single guardian.