KARACHI: The Sindh Home Department issued a notification, announcing a ban on pillion riding in Karachi from 6pm today – Saturday, Aaj News reported.
According to the reports, the ban will be continued till the 11th Muharram i.e. 13th October. The ban is being imposed keeping in view the law and order situation 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.
On the other hand Rangers have been put on high alert to maintain law and order situation in the city during the Muharram processions. The citizens have been advised to carry CNIC and their driving license with them.