Attock. Home Department,Punjab, in an order, has imposed Section 144 on assembly of five or more persons at a public place except funeral processions and prayer congregations in mosques,imambargahs or other recognized places of worship.
The order further states ban on rallies,public meetings and gatherings.Moreover,possession and carrying of weapons,batons,ghulails,stones, petrol bombs,improvised explosives or any other instrument that could potentially be used for violence are also ban.
The same section has also been imposed on attempt to remove any restriction imposed by a police office to regulate the assembly of persons or movement of traffic.
Delivering provocative speeches,intended to incite any person to resort to any unlawful action is also ban.
This order shall remain in force in the province of Punjab from 30th October,2016 to 08th November,2016.