Ban on pillion riding for five days in Karachi
Karachi, October 08 (Online): In order to maintain and strengthen the security situation during the Ashura, a banned has been imposed on pillion riding for five days in Karachi.
According to notification issued by the Sindh Home Department, pillion riding banned was imposed in Karachi. Ban orders will remain in place from 6 am Saturday to October 13.
The notification further stated that the ban has been imposed, while keeping in view the law and order situation and special security initiatives taken by the government during Muharram-ul-Harram.
However, the ban will not be applicable to women, people with disabilities, elderly people, journalists and children under the age of 12.