Pakistan has updated its new visa policy and it will allow the people of 48 countries to get the visa on arrival. 48 Countries Get Visa on Arrival Under New Visa Policy.
The Ministry of Interior issued the notification regarding new visa policy, which has come into effect from 15 April. The policy has relaxed the visa requirements for 48 countries and they are Germany, Brazil, Iran, Russia, China, Malaysia, Denmark, Australia, Sri Lanka and Turkey. The visitors of the listed countries will get visas for period of three months initially and there are some prominent countries like USA, UK, Afghanistan and India, who will not get the benefit from the new visa regime.
The government has relaxed the visa facilities for the diplomats, and government passport holders of 31 countries, who can get the benefits from the new visa policy. The prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has already announced the visa on arrival policy for five countries like China, Malaysia, Turkey, UAE and UK last month. NADRA has also introduced the e-visa service, which is just like the countries of US and UK. Pakistani has already announced to introduce online visa facility to the residents of over 175 countries of the world. This is the big move of the country, which they took to give boost to the tourism industry in Pakistan.