Section 144 of the PPC has been imposed throughout North Waziristan for one month.
The notification informing people of this has noted that non-residents are not allowed to enter the district. According to the notification, this decision has been made to ensure peace in the region.
Under Section 144, all rallies, sit-ins, public gatherings of more than five people and public meetings have been banned in North Waziristan.
Anyone violating this order will be punished under Section 188 of the PPC.