UAE Banned People Coming From 24 Pakistani Cities Know The Truth Visa Ban
UAE visa ban: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday (December 26) denied the news of not giving visa to Pakistani citizens related to some cities and called it ‘Fake News’. This information has been given by Bakhit Ateeq Al Remethi, Embassy of UAE Karachi. Talking to Geo News, Remethi said that no such restriction has been imposed by the UAE government. Before this, news came on Saturday that the Arab government has extended its visa ban on people coming from cities from Pakistan. After this, the citizens of total 24 cities of Pakistan would have been banned. Adnan Paracha, a Pakistani official, said on Saturday (December 24) that the UAE government has imposed more restrictions on Pakistani citizens seeking visit visas.
What did the Ministry of External Affairs say
Foreign Office spokesperson has confirmed this. The UAE did not blacklist or ban the issuance of visas to Pakistanis belonging to specific cities. He said that we have seen the report. We can confirm that no such restrictions have been imposed by the UAE for issuing visas to Pakistani nationals.
Which cities were named in the report
Names of some cities were being circulated in the report, such as Abbottabad, Attock, Bajaur Agency, Chakwal, Dera Ghazi Khan, Dera Ismail Khan, Hangu, Hunza, Quetta, Kasur, Kohat, Kotli, Khushab, etc.
what was the warning
The poster warned people not to apply if they belonged to any of these cities. It was written in the poster that your visa will be rejected. Expressing grief over these reports, Remethi said that Pakistani citizens can apply for UAE tour or any other visa. Saying that they are being granted visas. The Consulate General also said that such rumors are spread from time to time.