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NADRA reveals Pakistan’s inaugural comprehensive digital identity kit

NADRA reveals Pakistan’s inaugural comprehensive digital identity kit

The introduction of Pakistan’s first locally assembled digital identity kit by the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) marks a significant milestone in the country’s technological advancement. Developed through collaboration between NADRA Technologies Limited (NTL) and the National Radio and Telecommunication Corporation (NRTC), this all-in-one kit is designed to revolutionize identity enrollment and verification processes.

Equipped with cutting-edge technologies such as a high-resolution camera, real-time iris recognition, and multifunctional fingerprint scanning with liveness detection, the kit ensures comprehensive and accurate identification procedures. Additionally, features like a machine-readable passport reader and barcode scanner enhance efficiency in ID checks.

Operating on the Android OS, the kit offers seamless connectivity options including 3G/4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS, enabling reliable and convenient usage in various scenarios such as national ID programs, voter registration, border control, law enforcement, and customer services.

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Encased in an IP65-rated rugged case and powered by a durable 10000mAh battery, the kit is built to withstand challenging environments and prolonged usage. Its versatility and robustness make it an ideal solution for both government agencies and commercial entities.

NADRA’s initiative to showcase this innovative kit at the ID4D Africa Conference in Cape Town, South Africa, demonstrates Pakistan’s commitment to sharing its technological expertise and solutions on a global platform. With plans for deployment in NADRA’s registration operations and commercial availability in the near future, this digital identity kit promises to play a pivotal role in advancing identity management systems in Pakistan and beyond.