The Sindh government has banned pillion riding in Karachi and other major cities of the province on November 6. The notification in this regard was issued on Tuesday.
The ban on pillion riding will come into effect from 12:00 AM Tuesday night to 12:00 AM Wednesday night.
According to the notification issued by the Sindh Government’s Home Department, pillion riding was banned in Karachi and ‘all major cities of Sindh’ due to the security situation in light of the Chup Tazia processions that will be held on Wednesday across the province.
The ban on pillion riding will be observed in Karachi Division, Hyderabad, Sukkur, Khairpur, Mirpurkhas, Larkana, Shaheed Benazirabad, Nausharo Feroze and Jamshoro Districts.