KARACHI: Mobile phone service has been suspended in multiple cities across Pakistan in light of security concerns.
In multiple cities mobile internet service including WiFi devices have also been suspended.
In Karachi the services were suspended early morning and are expected to resume at 10PM tonight. Similar protocols are being followed in Lahore, Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Quetta and Multan.
In order to maintain tight security the buildings along the path of the main processions will be manned by snipers in Karachi, while over all security will be monitored via the central command and control center.
Similar security protocols are being followed across the country.