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Sindh bans pillion riding on 9th October on occasion of Chelum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (R.A)

However, the pillion riding ban in Sindh does not apply women, children under 12 years of age, senior citizens, journalists.

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Sindh government has banned pillion riding on 9th October on the occasion of Chelum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (R.A).

According to the official notification, the ban is being implemented for security reasons as intensive religious activities such as Majalis and processions are expected to take place.

However, the pillion riding ban in Sindh does not apply women, children under 12 years of age, senior citizens, journalists, personnel of law enforcement agencies, and employees of essential services.

The notification issued by the Sindh Home Department states that in order to maintain law and order situations and avoid any untoward incident during Chelum activities, necessary measures will be taken.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.