PESHAWAR: The federal government has sought a list of Afghan traders and refugees to whom the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) government has decided to issue work permits. Sources in the State and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Ministry informed that work permits would be issued to all Afghan refugees and traders to bring them into the tax net from across the country.
In this connection, the survey has already started in the province. After awarding work permit to Afghan refugees, they would legally and formally could start their business, sources added.
The District Administrator Afghan refugees has started issuing directives for awarding work permits to the Afghan residents and later Afghan Commissionerate would dispatch detailed report to SAFRON Ministry.