LAHORE: Provincial Interior Ministry has banned Pillion riding in Punjab on Muharram 9 and 10 in order to have smooth security situation.
According to sources, the ministry has also issued notification banning pillion riding on 9th and 10th Muharram in the whole province of Punjab.
The notification will be effective from 12:01 mid night on Friday October 22 (Muharram 9) and will be automatically terminated at 11:59pm on Saturday October 24 (Muharram 10).
The Police have appealed citizens to cooperate with them in order to maintain law and order situation in the province.
The Police have also warned that the violators will have dire consequences to bear.