30 April 2020 – Foreigners stranded in Pakistan get two-month visa extension

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Foreign Affairs
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Regulatory change
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Interior Ministry

Overview: The federal government has extended for two months the validity of visa for foreign nationals stranded in Pakistan due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Full details here: https://www.dawn.com/news/1553378/foreigners-in-pakistan-get-two-month-visa-extension

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling)
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government