- To check your CNIC number with mobile number, send a blank message to 667.
- If your phone does not allow you to send blank message then write anything in the message body and send it to 667.
- Ufone users can check it by dialing *336#.
In case you are wondering how you can check CNIC number with a mobile number then we will provide the complete solution for this. Firstly we will tell you about what CNIC is and why we need it? We will try to answer these question and try to provide a complete and authentic guide to you.
In Pakistan, every adult must register for the Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) when they reach the age of 18. National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) issue these CNICs to every citizen of Pakistan.
The Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC) is the card that identifies an individual as a citizen of Pakistan. NADRA assign the unique 13 digits number at birth when parents register their child in their database. This unique 13 digits number will be the CNIC number when you reach the age of 18.
Before these computerized cards, NADRA issue the manual National Identity Card (NIC) to every citizen of Pakistan. You should have a valid CNIC if you want to avail of various facilities in Pakistan.
Why CNIC is Compulsory
We need CNIC for various things in Pakistan and some of them are listed below.
- To cast your vote
- For opening a bank account.
- Obtaining a Pakistani passport.
- Driving licence.
- To purchase any vehicle or land
- To get a Mobile phone SIM card.
There are some other things for which you need a valid CNIC. At first, the NADRA system was not so good but with time, their system has improved a lot.
When you go to mobile operator franchise you need CNIC to buy a sim. Every citizen must give a photocopy of CNIC to buy any SIM. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) make sure that every SIM used in Pakistan is registered one. So when you check your number details, you will also see your CNIC number. This is why this article will help you in finding out the different ways to check CNIC number using your mobile number. Just stick with us for a few minutes.
Checking your CNIC Number
In the previous article, we told you about how to check your mobile number and in some methods, you will find your CNIC number in details sent to you. To buy a sim you need to have a valid CNIC so when you check your mobile sim number details you can find your CNIC number.
How to Check It
To check your CNIC number using your mobile number then you need to follow some steps.
- The first thing to do is to open the Message app on your mobile phone.
- Next, you have to send a blank message to 667.
- After sending a blank message you will receive a message with all the details of your sim number.
- You will find your CNIC in there as well so congrats you can check CNIC number from the received message.
If the mobile you have does not allow you to send a blank message then just write anything in the message body and send it to 667.
This is a simple way to check all the details about your mobile sim number and also to check your CNIC number.
Ufone users can also use the USSD code to find the mobile number details. Dial *336# and then type 1. You will receive details about your registered number. Telenor customers can send a blank message to 7751 if they want to check their CNIC number.
In conclusion, you can use any of these ways to check your CNIC number using the mobile number. NADRA also provide the online system to check the status of your Computerized National Identity Card. You can use that as well. However, if you want to check it with your number then the above-mentioned methods are best for you.