ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Interior has requested National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) to block the national identity card of former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf.
The interior ministry made the request in a letter written to NADRA over directives from the special court. Special court gave the orders in light of treason case against the former military ruler, Private media reported.
Musharraf’s passport would also become invalid once his identity card is blocked, barring him from travelling to anywhere.
The officials in NADRA have said they have not received any letter yet.
Recently, the special court ordered the federal government to take measures for Musharaff’s arrest and so block his NIC and passport.
The interior ministry gave a week to Musharraf, warning him that his NIC and passport would be blocked if he did not surrender within a week. DNA