Balochistan bans arms display, pillion riding | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

QUETTA - The Balochistan government has decided to provide security to lives and properties of the people during the holy month of Muharram with the commitment to bust all the gangs of criminals undermining the law and order situation in the province.The government has also banned display of weapons and pillion riding to check target killings. It has declared eight districts sensitive during Muharram, an official announcement said.A very high-level meeting, attended by the cabinet members, the FC IG, senior officials of police and the local administration, reviewed the law and order situation in the province.Chief Minister Aslam Raisani who presided over the meeting pledged to provide complete security to Moharrum processions in Quetta and other areas and frustrate the evil designs of the criminals out to disrupt law and order in the province. ...