Ban on pillion riding, raising of provocative slogans, display of weapons


Peshawar: In order to ensure foolproof security arrangements for maintenance of law and order during Muharram-ul-Haram in the district, the Deputy Commissioner Kohat Zahir Shah Mohmand has under Section 144 Cr.PC. banned wall chalking, pillion riding, raising of provocative slogans/speeches, assembly of five or more persons at a public place for any nefarious purpose, display of weapons, use of loudspeakers except Azan and Muharram Mourning, distribution of objectionable materials, prohibition of installation of warning lights except the vehicles of security forces, prohibition of tinted glasses on the vehicles, aerial firing, sale of petroleum products in small containers, fire crackers and their sale thereof, standing on roof tops of buildings/houses in the surrounding of procession routes and Imambargahs and staying of strangers in hotels/sarais and houses which fall on the routes processions and Imambargahs premises with immediate effect for a period of 60 days. Violators of this order will be punished under Section 188 PPC. This was officially notified here today.