(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) The mobile phone services have been suspended across Pakistan as part of extraordinary security measures during the observance of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) Tuesday, Pakistani (Geo News) reported.
The decision to this effect was taken in a bid to foil any untoward incident as various rallies, processions, gatherings will be held today countrywid
According to sources, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority had directed concerned officials to restrict mobile phone on the behest of provincial government
Sources said additional contingents of paramilitary forces have also been deployed in cities declared most sensitiv
More than 12 cities of Punjab have been declared sensitive where cellular services are likely to be blocked as well, On the other hand the cellular networks have also been turned off for the whole day in Khyber Pakhtunkhw
The services will also remain down throughout Balochista