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National Database and Registration Authority NADRA is one of the high ranked federal departments of Pakistan. It is known to be the most flourishing project of Pakistan which made a great authoritative strive in Pakistan’s modern history.

It was developed in 1998 by Ministry of Interior when a contract was signed with IBM for the development of computerized national identity cards in the country. The project employs almost 11,000 people giving their best and serving people. NADRA has a total of 400 local offices. Five of its offices are found in other countries and its headquarters is situated in Islamabad.

NADRA is popular not only for producing computerized identity cards but it gained international recognition by producing world’s first Machine readable electronic passport. NADRA provides a secure identification system. The proper use of this organization was started in 2001. The use of the computerized national identity cards has now become necessary to make the system secure and everyone is asked for a NADRA approved national identity card to get access to any big task. The thing that makes Pakistani system proud is that this authority introduced its latest electronic passport not only to the country but to world as well.

Talking about NADRA’s achievements, after its establishment by Ministry of Interior, NADRA got many achievement awards which proved the authenticity of this authority. First, NADRA was placed in Top 50 e-Passport Technology Suppliers list for five years in a row by ID world magazine. After that in 2006, FPPCI awarded The Merit Exporter Award to this organization. NADRA has also achieved CMMI which stands for Capability Maturity Model Integration and other brilliant awards so far. NADRA helped Pakistani government a lot in taking measures against identity theft and after some time the system became outstandingly notable.

This computerized identification system became large with the collaboration of NADRA that is why it is known to be one of the largest centralized databases of this world. This National Database and Registration Authority almost brought a revolution in its beginning years and now it is known as Pakistan’s most established authority.

National Database and Registration Authority is one of the high ranked federal departments of Pakistan. It is known to be the most flourishing project of Pakistan which made a great authoritative strive in Pakistan’s modern history. It was developed in 1998 by Ministry of Interior when a contract was signed with IBM for the development of computerized national identity cards in the country. The project employs almost 11,000 people giving their best and serving people. NADRA has a total of 400 local offices. Five of its offices are found in other countries and its headquarters is situated in Islamabad.

NADRA is popular not only for producing computerized identity cards but it gained international recognition by producing world’s first Machine readable electronic passport. NADRA provides a secure identification system. The proper use of this organization was started in 2001. The use of the computerized national identity cards has now become necessary to make the system secure and everyone is asked for a NADRA approved national identity card to get access to any big task. The thing that makes Pakistani system proud is that this authority introduced its latest electronic passport not only to the country but to world as well.

Talking about NADRA’s achievements, after its establishment by Ministry of Interior, NADRA got many achievement awards which proved the authenticity of this authority. First, NADRA was placed in Top 50 e-Passport Technology Suppliers list for five years in a row by ID world magazine. After that in 2006, FPPCI awarded The Merit Exporter Award to this organization. NADRA has also achieved CMMI which stands for Capability Maturity Model Integration and other brilliant awards so far. NADRA helped Pakistani government a lot in taking measures against identity theft and after some time the system became outstandingly notable.

This computerized identification system became large with the collaboration of NADRA that is why it is known to be one of the largest centralized databases of this world. This National Database and Registration Authority almost brought a revolution in its beginning years and now it is known as Pakistan’s most established authority.

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