Section 144 imposed

Karachi, October 06, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Government of Sindh has in exercise of powers conferred under Section 144 (6) Cr. P.C imposed ban on Display of arms/ ammunition, misuse of loudspeaker, objectionable, provocative wall chalking, posters, banners etc. , Playing / processing of audio / video cassettes containing provocative speeches and inciting hatred on public places/ houses, playing cable transmission, CDs/ DVDs/ VCRs at Hotel and public places, presence of any person on roof-tops during mourning of procession, new mourning of processions / jalsas/ majalis without permission of concerned authority, assemblage of 05 persons except Muharram processions/ Majalis and cable operators not to play audio/ video songs cassettes of provocative speeches inciting hatred during the month of Muharram-ul-Harram 1437 AH/ 2016 in whole province of Sindh.

Furthermore, all permissions issued by the Home Department, Sindh to carry weapon in relaxation of ban u/s 144 Cr. PC will remain suspended during the above said ban period.

The concerned Police Stations are hereby authorized to register the complaints under Section 188 PPC in writing for the violation of Section 144 Cr. PC against the violators.

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401