Islamabad [Pakistan], may also 15 (ANI): Pakistan overseas Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi stated the united states imposed visa restrictions on 3 senior Pakistani indoors ministry officers due to a row over the repatriation of deportees.
Qureshi on Tuesday informed the country wide assembly's standing Committee on overseas Affairs that visa curbs had been applied by the US on three officers of the indoors Ministry, suggested.
The officers who are dealing with visa regulations include a further secretary and a joint secretary of the indoors ministry, in addition to the director standard passports.
The sanctions had been installed location after a row among the 2 nations over the deportation of dozens of Pakistanis, presently inside the US, due to visa overstay and different allegations.
Qureshi said the US government meant to deport more than 70 Pakistanis, but the authorities had asked them to fulfil felony necessities.
The US has over the past 18 months deported over one hundred Pakistanis, all of whom have been regular again. It's miles the first time Pakistani authorities have insisted on verification of credentials of the deportees.
The foreign Minister, but, clarified that there have been no visa restrictions by means of the US authorities on Pakistani citizens in standard.
Consular operations of the US embassy in Islamabad are useful and visas are being granted to eligible applicants, Qureshi said. (ANI)