passport documentsWhen the Division of anti-counterfeiting of the Passports Department in Riyadh moved to a new location, many documents were found dumped and discarded in the former building, reported Akhbaar24.

The administration left behind files and documents, some of which were marked as important, urgent, and confidential”, reported press sources. Many passport photos of expats were pictured scattered all over the floor. Furthermore, some documents were found in the toilets of the building.

The spokesman for the General Directorate of Passports, Col Ahmed Al-Luhaidan, refused to comment on the incident. He explained that that old documents and folders are archived and are not disposed. He also pointed out that the directorate is planning to implement electronic archiving soon.

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passport documents3(Images courtesy: Akhbaar24)