GUIDELINES ON COVID-19

For the purpose of protection of Pakistani community living in the USA in the face of global outbreak of Coronavirus, it is requested to follow the guidelines/ information in the links provided below:

  1. WHO General Information & Guidelines- https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019
  2. National Institute of Health of Pakistan SOPs/Guidelines for International Flights Inbound to Pakistan:  https://www.nih.org.pk/novel-coranavirus-2019-ncov
  3. US Centre for Disease Control and Prevention – https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

While the Consulate General continues to provide regular services at the Consulate, the following options are also highlighted for information and convenience:

VISA: Intending visitors are encouraged to apply online at: https://visa.nadra.gov.pk/e-visa/, which will be processed expeditiously. Applicant will get his/her electronic visa in mail.

PASSPORT: Renewal of passport can be applied on line at: https://onlinemrp.dgip.gov.pk/. Kindly note that this facility is only for renewal of passport and not for first time applicants., which will be processed in person at the Consulate.  

NICOP: NICOP/POC applications are only processed online at: https://id.nadra.gov.pk/

OTHER CONSULAR SERVICES: For attestation of documents (other than Power of Attorneys (POA), Affidavit and Undertaking), documents can be sent by mail with a prepaid self-addressed return envelope.

As per decision of the Government of Pakistan, the suspension of International Flight Operations, as effected earlier, has been extended upto Sunday, May 31, 2020, (2359 PST).

For further assistance and questions regarding COVID-19, please contact the following focal points:

  • Ms. Rabia Shafiq, Deputy Consul General – 312-539-0513
  • Mr. Fayyaz Muhammad      – 773-827-7723
  • Mr. Tariq Qazi                       –   847-986-8779
  • Mr. Adeel Baig                      – 630-373-2747
  • Emergency Helpline:              – 847-986-8779
  • E-mail: deputyconsulgeneral@cgpkchicago.org – abdul@cgpkchicago.org

For updates, kindly visit our Website and Facebook Page: http://cgpkchicago.org/ & https://www.facebook.com/Consulate-General-of-Pakistan-in-Chicago-197535716974597/

About Author: