Muharam processions: Mobile services to be suspended in parts of Sindh 


Karachi, Sept. (TNS): Mobile phone services were suspended in parts of Sindh on Friday as part of a security plan for 8th, 9th and 10th of Muharram.

Services will remain suspended in Karachi, Hyderabad, Shaheed Benazirabad, Khairpur, Sukkur, Larkana, Shikarpur and Jacobabad from 10am till 10pm, according to a notice issued by the Sindh government.

“In case of any incident/emergency, the cell phone companies may be directed to restore the facility immediately on request of this department,” the notice read.

Earlier this month, in preparation for Muharram, the Sindh government declared around 3,046 majalis ‘most sensitive’ and ‘sensitive’ in the province.