Altaf Hamid Rao.
AJK govt.- NADRA sign pact,
ISLAMABAD /MIRPUR (AJK), (Parliament Times) : The local government and rural development department of Azad Kashmir and Nadra have signed an agreement for the computerized registration of birth, death nikah and divorce . The signing ceremony was held here on Friday which was attended by the
Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Muhsammad Farooq Haider Khan.
Speaking on the occasion the Prime Minister said that the agreement will help remove the flaws in the system and will provide a guide line to the government for formulating better planning , preparations of budget and finalizing the policy management. He said in view of the statistics which will be provided by the Nadra the government will formulate a strategy to extend better facilitates to the masses. He said the registration of birth in the state is a good omen and will remove bottlenecks from the system . The Prime Minister was informed during briefing that the signing of agreement with Nadra will also facilitate the overseas Kashmiri for the issuance of computerized certificates. Under the direction of the Prime Minister the local government has prepared a softwear with the help of the Nadra to meet the requirements of the modern era and to maintain correct statistics of the birth in the state. Speaking on the occasion the chairman Nadra said 37000 children have been registered while more than 3 lakh children will be registered in next three year. Committees have been set up in every village of the state by the local government and rural development to register birth and death. He said the agreement will go a long way for transparent registration and will also improve the performance of the department .