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Govt Bans Pillion Riding in Lahore Amid Youm-e-Ali

LAHORE: The Punjab government on Saturday has slapped ban over pillion riding in Lahore amid Youm-e-Ali, notification issued.

According to a notification issued by the provincial home department, the ban has been imposed on the pillion riding on Ramazan 20 and 21.

The ban, which has been imposed under Section 144 (6) of the Criminal Procedure Code will remain in effect until 21st of Ramazan.

The ban, however, will not be applicable to women, children under the age of 12, elderly citizens, journalists, law enforcement agencies, medics, firefighters and employees of rescue services.