Computerized National Identity Card number holds immense importance for the people of Pakistan. They need to have a valid CNIC for official purposes within the country and outside.
A resident must avail a valid CNIC if he/she reaches the age of 18.
Why do you need a CNIC?
CNIC is significant to prove your nationality in Pakistan. CNIC is required for various purposes such as:
- For casting your vote
- For opening a bank account.
- Obtaining a Pakistani passport.
- A Driving license.
- To purchase any vehicle or land
- To get a Mobile phone SIM card.
How to check CNIC numbers using a mobile number?
- Open the messaging app on your phone.
- Send a blank message to 667.
- You will receive a message with all the details of your sim number.
- Apart from the sim number, you will also get your CNIC in the same message.
However, if your mobile phone does not permit you to send a blank message, then write anything in the text body and send it to 667.
This is a simple way to check your mobile number and CNIC number in less time.