Punjab seeks suspension of cellular services on 9, 10 Muharram

By: INP      Published: 07:09 PM, 19 Aug, 2020
Punjab seeks suspension of cellular services on 9, 10 Muharram

The Punjab Home Department has recommended suspending cellular phone services in the province on 9th and 10th of Muharram as part of security measure.

According to details, a meeting was held in Lahore under the chair of Punjab Law Minister Raja Basharat to review law and order situation ahead of Muharram-ul-Haram. 

The meeting was attended by divisional commissioners and regional police officers (RPOs). The Punjab Home Department has recommended for suspension of mobile service on selective areas, especially along the routes of mourning processions.

The meeting also finalised a foolproof security plan regarding Muharram-ul-Haram.