Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid said so far over 300, 000 applications for E-visa have been received

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid said so far over 300, 000 applications for E-visa have been received that included 100, 000 of Afghans and 80, 000 from China.

He said the interior ministry has finalized a plan to set up a media city for providing accommodations to the journalist community. Their unions from twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad were intimated to provide a list of those workers who had no residence so far, he added.

The minister said directives have already been given to Capital Development Authority Chairman Aamer Ali Ahmed in this regard. The chairman office would start receiving applications by second half of the holy month of Ramazan.

To a query, Sheikh Rashid said he himself received jab of the SinoPharm’s vaccine to dispel the disinformation about the coronavirus vaccination.

“No matter how hard the PML-N tries, PPP will never opt for en mass resignation, ” he said in response to another question.