Detailed instructions regarding biometric verification are available on the website of SBP.
Taking notice of a complaint of a senior citizen, Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to abolish the mandatory condition of biometric verification for availing CNIC, mobile SIM and opening of bank accounts to facilitate the persons with missing or damaged fingerprints.
To facilitate customers, banks remained opened on Sunday as well.
Biometric verification of Hajj pilgrims of government scheme will start from next week, said official sources on Sunday.
Biometric verification system would stop the role of agents in the vehicles' transfer process.
KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has directed all Pakistani banks and Development Financial Institutions (DFIs) to carry out biometric verification of the existing customers by 30th November 2018, to eliminate fake accounts and end illegal transactions. The central bank in a statement said, to preserve the integrity, soundness and safety of the financial system, SBP has been endeavoring to prevent the possible use of the banking sector for money laundering, terrorist financing and other illicit activities.…
LAHORE: Police on Saturday busted a gang which used to provide biometrically verified Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards to criminal elements in Lahore, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to extend date for mobile SIM cards verification till May 15 to provide another chance to bona fide users, ARY News reported.