Cellular services to remain suspended today, security beefed up

KARACHI: The cell phone services will remain suspended in Karachi and different towns of the province because the Sindh executive has taken strict measures to make sure that security to Chehlum processions lately.

The notification, issued by Sindh executive on Thursday, stated that mobile services will remain suspended from 10am till 10pm on Friday to care for regulation and order.

An afternoon previous, The Sindh executive had imposed a two-day ban on pillion driving around the province from November nine to 10 consistent with security preparations right through the Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain.

Meanwhile, the federal government has deployed hundreds of police and Rangers team of workers within the city.

The regulation implementing businesses were placed on top alert to maintain any untoward incident within the province. Aerial surveillance of Chehlum processions may also be carried out to regulate anti-state parts and terrorists.

Link-roads connecting to M.A Jinnah Road were sealed with bins, whilst snipers deployed on roof tops alongside procession routes.

Closed-circuit tv (CCTV) cameras have additionally been put in to intently track actions at the procession routes underneath a Command and Control Center.

On Thursday, Sindh Home Minister, Sohail Anwar Khan Siyal chaired a gathering to finalize security preparations for Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA). The assembly used to be additionally attended by Home Secretary, Qazi Shahid Pervez; IG Sindh Police, AD Khawaja; zonal DIGs in addition to officers from counter terrorism division and the ones from particular department of the police division.

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