Ministry of Foreign Affairs decided to suspend all walk-in Consular Services except attestation of Power of Attorney

Islamabad, March 17, 2020 (PPI-OT): In order to take necessary precautions to deal with the rising threat of Pandemic Viral Disease (Covid-19), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has decided to suspend all walk-in Consular Services except the attestation of Power of Attorney. The Consular Services would remain suspended from 18 March till 3 April, after which the decision will be reviewed. However, the facility of the attestation of documents would be continued through the courier companies i.e., Pakistan Post, Gerry’s, Leopard and TCS. The Ministry has also established a special cell for coordination on Covid-19 under the supervision of Special Secretary (Administration) to liaise with the diplomatic corps in Pakistan as well as with our Missions abroad.


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