Islamabad: An official of NADRA was arrested today on charges of issuing CNICs to foreigners and human trafficking.

Sources said that NADRA official, Syed Afsar Raza, was taken into custody after investigation revealed that he had issued CNICs to forefingers and human traffickers while forging NADRA record.

The arrested official worked as junior executive in NADRA. The accused was involved in altering NADRA record to issue CNICs to foreigners and human traffickers.

Meanwhile, the name of NADRA official Rifat has been put in the exit control list for facilitating Taliban slain leader Mullah Mansour in getting a CNIC under the name of Wali Mohammad.