KARACHI – Sindh Government has imposed a three-day ban on pillion riding in Karachi due to the current polling in NA-246 Azizabad constituency of Karachi.
As the polling in NA-246 constituency will start on April 23, the ban will come in effect from 12:00 AM on April 21 and will remain active till April 24.
The Sindh Home Department has decided to impose a three-day ban on pillion riding as a precautionary measure.
Sindh Home Department has instructed the security agencies to increase and strengthen the security in the city to avoid any bad incident.
While old citizens, women, children, journalists and security officials would be exempted from the ban.
It is pertinent to mention here that in the past the Sindh Home Department has imposed ban on pillion riding on several occasions especially in Muharram to ensure law and order situation in the city.
A notification in this regard is yet to be issued.
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