PM asks Chairman NADRA to share with Cabinet features of smart NIC
app38-20pm-islamabad.jpgISLAMABAD, July 20 (APP): Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf Friday directed Chairman NADRA to apprise the Cabinet about the benefits of the new smart NIC prior to its formal launch in the country. Talking to Chairman NADRA M. Tariq Malik here at the PM House, the Prime Minister said the Cabinet must be informed about the benefits to the card holders, particularly in use of safe financing and banking facilities through the new card. The Smart NIC Card has 36 security features and technologically is the most advanced card in the world today.The Chairman said the Smart NIC Card would help the government achieve the objectives of welfare state. It would help the holders of the card access the entitled cash disbursement programmes, financial transactions, branchless banking, health insurance, life insurance and electronic voting.