80,000 ID cards issued to illegal residents

80,000 ID cards issued to illegal residents

 

KUWAIT: The Identification cards issued to illegal residents (bedoons) till end of 2012 had reached around 80,000, said a senior official at the central agency for illegal residents yesterday. Head of Information and ID Cards at the central agency Abduallah Al-Farhan said that procedures to obtain and reissue ID cards had been going on smoothly and according to plan. The agency will continue issuing the cards for bedoons as an implementation of the Cabinet decision no. 409 for the year 2011 that stipulates granting some facilities for this segment of the society.

 

Source: KUNA