According to sources, mobile service suspended in Karachi to ensure security.
Mobile service suspended in Karachi today in some areas to foolproof the Muharram security plan for Ashura procession routes. However, the main Ashura procession in Karachi will begin from Nishtar Park.
Mobile service suspended in Karachi for three days (8th to 10th Muharram) till 12 midnight due to security issues. Sindh Home Secretary said that the mobile service in Karachi partially suspended to facilitate the people.
He further added that the mobile service will be also suspended in Shaheed Benazirabad, Larkana, Jacobabad, Hyderabad, Khairpur, and Shikarpur.
Pillion riding in Karachi is also banned for three days, during the 8th, 9th and 10th of Muharram.
Shops on Saddar and MA Jinnah Road are also closed for next three days.