as a part of security arrangements for Youm-e-Ali (RA) in various cities of the country, including Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Karachi, Quetta, Lahore, Multan and Sialkot The government instructed cellular services operators to suspend services on Wednesday.
Between 4am and 8pm the services remained suspended in Lahore, Rawalpindi 4am and 6pm, Gujranwala 3am and 1am and in Sargodha from 2pm and 4pm. in Jhang, Sialkot and other cites the cellular services were also jammed. On the occasion of Youm-e Shahadat of Hazrat Ali (RA) foolproof security arrangements were made.
To remain watchful and keep their eyes open to apprehend the terrorists the chief minister presiding over a meeting on law and order and asked the authorities in the province.
At all the exit/entry roads implementation of the security plan must be ensured, strict checking to monitored law and order situation in the province especially on the occasion of Youm-e-Ali.