Mobile phones will be toys in numerous cities of Pakistan During Yom-e-aashoor, all the cellular networks will be suspended and security will be strict in the processions of Ashura at the whole map of Pakistan.
According to sources due to security reasons and the threat of terrorism attacks in Karachi and other major cities of Pakistan, From 06:00 AM till 10:00 PM the mobile phones will be jammed in almost 80 cities. the districts of Faisalabad, Gujranwala,Chakwal, Jhang, Dera Ghazi Khan, Bahawalpur, Narowal, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Bhakkar, Layyah, Rahim Yar Khan, Gujranwala, Lahore, and Multan are included in in the sensitive cities regarding terrorist attacks, also remain shut in Karachi, Khairpur, Sehwan, Hyderabad, Nawabshah and in the peripheries of Larkana.
Baluchistan cities where the mobile phone cellular services blocked are Kohat, Hangu, Dera Ismail Khan,Lakki Marwat, bannu and some other Parts of Peshawar sorroundings, Ashura processions are expected in almost every city of Pakistan so the care is necessary to secure the precious lives of Pakistan
The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) had sent the list mentioned of cities to warid, ufone, mobilink and other companies like telenor and rest of mobile phone companies.