Speaking to IRNA in Kabul, Abbas Ahmadi said on Monday that Afghan nationals who are to travel to Iran can receive their visas in a short period of time.
Ahmadi stated regarding the difficulties faced by Afghan nationals for visiting other countries, they can easily apply for and receive their visas via electronic facilities for the 1st time through efforts made by Mohammad Reza Bahrami Iran’s Ambassador to Kabul.
Meanwhile, the counselor said, the Afghan travelers who visit Iran can pay their visa fees via branch of an Iranian bank established inside Iran’s Consulate in Kabul.
The counselor also announced that the Afghan nationals are soon to receive insurance services while applying for the Iranian visa.
Ahmadi also said those Afghan nationals who had officially married somebody from Iran will soon receive further legal facilities issued by the government of Iran.
Iran hosts a number of one million (950,000) Afghan refugees despite the voluntary return of tens of thousands of them to their country in the past decade.