PESHAWAR, 9 September: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested an official of the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) on charges of making fake computerised national identity cards (CNICs).

The FIA officials said Rizwan, who was arrested from NADRA head office in Hayatabad, is facing charges of making 87 CNICs for Afghan refugees. He was working as junior executive in the NADRA office.

A case has been registered against the accused and further investigations are underway.