Civil aviation authorities replace fingerprint machines with iris scanners

 

 

Civil aviation authorities have stopped using fingerprint machines for identification and have introduced iris scans instead as a precautionary measure against the virus.This has been done in coordination with Ministry of Health for the safety of travellers. The Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) also temporarily closed their halls dealing with the public and resorted to online applications for all civil ID transactions.-K.T.

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