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Mobile phone services suspended in Lahore, Islamabad, Gujranwala

Services will be suspended from 8am to 8pm

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November 2, 2018


Muharram security: Internet, cellular services to be suspended in some areas

The services are also likely to be closed in other major citifies including Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar and Quetta

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September 18, 2018


PTA concerned over jamming of cellular services

KARACHI: The federal Ministry of Interior has written a letter to Sindh government, conveying the reservations of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) over closure of cellular phone services in the province for the security of Muharram processions, Samaa reported. Today, authorities suspended cellular service in different cities of including Karachi, Bahawalnagar, Quetta, Lahore and Faisalabad as…

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September 29, 2017


Quetta: Cellular services, internet to be closed on 7, 10 Muharram

QUETTA: As part of security measures of mourning processions, authorities have decided to shut cellular phone services in Quetta on 7th and 10th of Muharram, Samaa reported. According to our correspondent, the Interior Ministry of Balochistan has written a letter to Federal Interior Ministry and Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to close down the mobile…

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October 8, 2016


5G cellular service in Pakistan soon

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal has said the government is planning to launch 5th generation cellular services soon to ensure the fastest connectivity. This he stated while addressing ‘Pakistan StartUP Cup’ competition for young entrepreneurs in Islamabad. The Planning Minister said Pakistan and the United States are working on ‘Knowledge Corridor’,…

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September 7, 2016


Cellular service to be suspended on Sunday in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Interior on Friday forwarded a letter to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to suspend cellular services in Islamabad, on the occasion of Independence Day. The mobile phone service, the sources said, will remain suspended for six hours from 6:00am till 12:00pm on Sunday as the part of security measures for Independence…

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August 12, 2016


Cellular services to remain suspended in Karachi tomorrow

KARACHI: Sindh government on Wednesday decided to shut down cellular services in Karachi and parts of interior Sindh on Thursday to ensure maximum security during the processions of Youm-e-Ali, Samaa reported. Government made the decision due to security threats looming over the processions of Youm-e-Ali, the day which marks the martyrdom of Islam's fourth Caliph….

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July 8, 2015


Ashur concludes peacefully; cellular services restored

ISLAMABAD: Given the high security alert across the country, citizens heaved a sigh of relief as Yaum-e-Ashur passed quite peacefully. Also, the cellular services, suspended under security arrangements, have been restored.  Meantime, the pillion riding ban also came to a close after three days.  It should be mentioned here that special security measures were taken…

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November 5, 2014


Cellular services suspended in various cities

KARACHI/LAHORE/PESHAWAR: As a security measure against probable terrorist attacks during Ashura, cellular networks have been switched off in the select sensitive cities of Pakistan, Samaa reported. The services are likely to remain suspended till 6pm and in many cities till 10pm, officials said. Reports said the cellular phone services were suspended in Karachi, Rawalpindi, Quetta,…

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November 4, 2014


PTA to block cellular services in various cities

ISLAMABAD: In the wake of arrival of two opposition long marches in Islamabad, the government has directed Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to block mobile phone services in different cities, SAMAA reported Wednesday. Reports said the cellular services have already been suspended in Islamabad’s Red Zone with federal capital completely sealed with containers. Sources said the…

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August 13, 2014


Cellular services still suspended in parts of Lahore

LAHORE: Cellular services partially remained suspended in parts of Lahore today even after observance of Yaum-e-Shuhada (Day of Martyrs) by Dr. Tahirul Qadri’s Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), SAMAA reported Monday. Sources said the services, which were suspended in various areas of the metropolis, remained closed in areas around Model Town till this morning, causing severe…

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August 11, 2014

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