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Mobile phone service suspended in Lahore

Mobile phone service has been partially suspended in Lahore ahead of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s arrival at Allama Iqbal International Airport today (Friday).

As per details, cellular networks in areas around the airport, civil secretariat, Anarkali and Laskhsmi Chowk will remain blocked till 11:00pm.

Earlier, Punjab Chief Secretary requested the Ministry of Interior to suspend mobile service around Lahore Airport, Walled City area, Shahdara, Barki and Nawab Town area.

23 March, 2018

Event: Pakistan Day parade

City: Islamabad & Rawalpindi

Timing: 8 am to 1 pm

Details: Mobile services were suspended in some parts of Islamabad in the wake of Pakistan day parade in Parade ground, Islamabad. Due to the suspension of mobile services, online cab services were also remained suspended in twin cities.


21 March, 2018

Event: Rehearsal of 23rd March parade

City: Islamabad & Rawalpindi

Timing: 9 am to 2 pm

Details: Mobile phone service was suspended in some parts of Islamabad and Rawalpindi as part of security preparations for Pakistan Day parade’s rehearsal.