Pakistan News / Islamabad News > Due to the security reasons and to make the peace during Muharram Interior Minister Rehman Malik announced that the government has imposed a ban on riding motorcycle in Karachi and Quetta.
The ban will be effective from 6am to 7pm tomorrow.
Rehman Malik also told that the decision was made as there were threats of terror activities in the mentioned cities. He also said that the mobile phone service can also be suspended if needed.
The hawkers have been allowed to ride bikes after All Pakistan Newspapers Society’s (APNS) pleaded with the government that it would make the distribution of newspapers very difficult.
APNS office bearer Sarmad Ali confirmed the relaxation granted to the hawkers.