ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The federal government has decided to deport all illegal foreign nationals residing in Pakistan after November 01, 2023 to improve law and order situation of the Country.
While briefing the media persons about the decisions taken at an important meeting of the Apex Committee chaired by the Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar Ul Haq Kakar in Islamabad on Tuesday, the Caretaker Interior Minister Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti told that foreign nationals languishing illegally in the Country are being given a deadline of November 01 to leave Pakistan voluntarily.
The interior minister said that all the state law enforcement agencies (LEAs) will be mobilized to take action against the illegal foreign nationals and they will be deported after November 01, 2023.
Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti also announced that all illegal properties and businesses being run by these illegal nationals will also be confiscated after November 01.
The minister said that action will be taken as per the law of the land against any of the Pakistani citizens if he is involved in the illegal businesses and making huge properties by these illegal foreign nationals. He said that a Task Force has also been constituted at the Interior Ministry to launch and monitor these actions.
The interior minister said that safety and security of the people of Pakistan is the prime responsibility and foremost priority of the government.
نگران وزیراعظم انوارالحق کاکڑ کی زیر صدارت نیشنل ایکشن پلان کی ایپکس کمیٹی کا اجلاس آج اسلام آباد میں منعقد ہوا۔ اس اجلاس میں چیف آف آرمی سٹاف، متعلقہ وفاقی وزراء، صوبائی وزرائے اعلیٰ اور قانو ن نافذ کرنے والے تمام سِول اور عسکری اداروں کے سر براہان ایک ہی چھت کے نیچے موجود… pic.twitter.com/vGjsOhBFW2
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