KARACHI -- Special Assistant to Sindh Chief Minister on Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPD) Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar on Thursday said that his department was taking steps in order to issue driving license
to hearing impaired persons to make them more independent.
Qasim Naveed assured the members of the delegation that the work on issuance of driving license
to the deaf was in progress and in this regard a summary had been sent to Chief Minister Sindh.
The minister was responding to a query during the Question Hour session at the on-going National Assembly yesterday when Khatoed - Laya constituency's Member of Parliament (MP) Tenzin questioned the government on the requirement of Class VIII certificate to avail a taxi driving license
. As it was promised by the party during the election, the minister said they have been in talk with the relevant stakeholders and that it will be implemented soon.
The counters help people get character certificates, acquisition of first information report copy, renewal of driving licence, registration of tenants, general police verification, issue of learner driving license
, international driving license
and duplicate driving licence, employee verification, vehicles verification, crime reports and women violence reports.
During the years 2015 and 2016, the driving license
branch issued more than 0.62m driving licenses
, while in 2017, they issued more than 0.38m driving licenses
Issuing driving licenses
to Karachiites is an uphill task and just four driving license
branched in the megacity are not sufficient for this.
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Summary: Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], June 12 (ANI): Union Minister for Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said that he is in talks with Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari to link driving license
with Aadhaar card.
Manama: Laura Alho has become the first European woman to receive her driving license
in Saudi Arabia.
After getting the first ever driving license
issued to a transgender person in KP, Farzana said this development will pave ways for them to earn a respectable livelihood.
Lazarus Monye, NTSA officer in charge of Taita Taveta county, said Answar's driving license