Correction of Father, Mother, Spouse Name

NADRA issues the Form-B and CNIC to Pakistani nationals. If there is any mistake in your Form-B or CNIC by NADRA while entering your father’s name, your mother’s name or your spouse’s name, it’s your fundamental right to correct that mistake to save yourself from any difficulty in future.

To correct the mistake in your Form-B or CNIC you have to file a proper suit for correction and declaration under section 42 of Specific Relief Act,1877 in the concerned Civil Court.

While filing suit to correct the name of your father’s name, your mother’s name or your spouse’s name in Form-B or CNIC you must have following documents in your possession.

  1. The plaint contains complete description and details of plaintiff; i.e. name, father’s name, mother’s name, spouse’s name, date of birth in Birth Certificate issued by Union Council as well as in educational certificates, place of birth, etc.
  2. Father’s CNIC
  3. Mother’s CNIC
  4. Spouse CNIC
  5. Birth Certificate issued by Union Council
  6. Two independent witnesses

After the submission of case in civil court, the court issues notices to NADRA to appear and submit the written statement. After that the evidence of plaintiff as well as the documents in favor of plaintiff, are submitted before Court. The court pronounces Judgment thereupon and gives direction to NADRA Authority to make correction in your father’s name, your mother’s name or your spouse’s name.

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