KARACHI-Sindh government has imposed a ban on pillion riding in different parts of the province on the 11th and 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) falling on October 9.

According to information on Wednesday, pillion riding will remain banned in four districts of Karachi including Central, West, East and South. In the Central District, pillion riding will be banned on 11th and 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal, West District on 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal, East District on 8th, 11th and 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal and 8th and 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal in the South District.

The pillion riding will remain banned on 8th and 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal in Hyderabad, 11th and 12th in Sukkur, 8th and 12th in Khairpur, 12th in Ghotki, Sanghar, Larkana, Rato Dero, Bakrani, Dokri, Nawabshah, Jacobabad, Thal, Garhi Khairo, Kandhkot and Shahdadkot. The officials and personnel of the law enforcement agencies (LEAs), aged people, journalists, women and children are exempted from the ban.