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Restrictions in Srinagar in view of 10th day of Muharram - The Indian Express

The district magistrate said the restrictions continued for the third day in view of apprehensions of breach of peace as the Shia community is likely to organise processions on 10th Muharram on Sunday. 2. Shares. Share. By: PTI | Srinagar | Published ...and more »

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent Muharram procession - The New Indian Express

SRINAGAR: Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar on Friday to prevent a Muharram procession, police said. Starting from the Guru Bazar locality, the Shia procession would end at the Dalgate area. After separatist violence started in ...and more »

Muharram security: Cellular services restored after partial suspension - Geo News, Pakistan

KARACHI: Mobile phone services were being restored on Friday evening after partial suspension in different parts of the country due to the strict security arrangements to safeguard Muharram processions. The services were earlier suspended in Karachi ...and more »

Srinagar: Police baton-charge mourners on Muharram, detain some -

Processions have been banned in the region since the advent of militancy in the 1990s. by Scroll Staff. Published Oct 01, 2017 · 03:45 pm Updated Oct 01, 2017 · 03:48 pm. Srinagar: Police baton-charge mourners on Muharram, detain some Greater Kashmir ...and more »

Ashura processions culminate peacefully across country - Geo News, Pakistan

KARACHI: Ashura processions, in remembrance of the martyrdom of Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions at Karbala, culminated across the country Sunday evening, amid stringent security measures for the safety of mourners. The main Ashura procession in ...and more »

Several capital roads to close until Ashura -

ISLAMABAD: Several roads in the capital will remain closed from Muharram 8 to 10 and over 500 personnel will be deployed to maintain traffic flow, police said. On Muharram 8 (Sept 29) a mourning procession will start after Zuhr prayers from Jamia Al ...and more »

No cell service in city despite Sindh's request for suspension only along route - The News International

Although the Sindh government had requested suspension of cellphone service only along the main procession route on Muharram 8 (Friday), all of Karachi was denied the service. This caused immense hardships to citizens, who were unable to make even ...and more »

Cellular services blocked in several cities ahead of Ashura - Pakistan Today

KARACHI/LAHORE: The government has blocked cellular services in several cities across Pakistan as part of beefed up security measures for Muharram processions and congregations on 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram. Mobile phone services remain partially ...and more »

Pakistan shuts down mobile phone services in Karachi as security measure for Muharram - Firstpost

Karachi: Mobile phone services were totally shut down in Pakistan's biggest city on Saturday as a security measure for Muharram processions taken out by Shia Muslims. Representational image. Reuters. Sindh home minister Anwar Siyal said mobile phone ...and more »

Mobile services suspended in Karachi ahead of Ashura -

Residents of Karachi experienced suspension of cellular services on Friday, the 8th of Muharram, ahead of Ashura. The irked Karachi citizens took to social media to post that they stopped receiving mobile signals starting around 9:45am on Friday ...and more »