LAHORE: Around a record number of 20,000 passports are being issued daily to people in Punjab under one window operation.
Talking to APP here Tuesday,Deputy Director,Passport,Punjab Region,Akhlaq Ahmad Qureshi said that
entire procedure and system of issuance of passport has totally been streamlined and absolutely simplified to
facilitate the people throughout the province.
He said that himself listens to the people complaint personally daily for several hours by sitting outside his
office to mitigate their sufferings on the spot.
He said that he also personally supervises the performance of all counters and meet the people inside hall and outside.
He said that in the holy month of Ramazan,nearly 700 passports are being issued daily at Garden Town,500 to 600 at
Abbot Road and 150 at Shahdara.
When contacted Dr.Muhammad Anwar Bhatti,an eye specialist and his spouse Ms Robina told APP that they visited Garden Town for obtaining a passport for their newly born one week old grand daughter and faced no complication at all while MrsShaheena Zia and her son Sami Zia also experienced the same as both got passports without any problem.