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Seems like the month of November will have a holiday every week, in store for school students.

Earlier, Private School Association declared November 4th, 2017 a public holiday account of Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai’s Urs.

Now, a three-day consecutive holiday is coming up for students this week as Private Schools Managment Association has declared a holiday for the Chehlum of Imam Hussain.

The Chehlum of Imam Hussain is observed on the 20th of the Islamic month of Safar and it will fall on Friday, the 6th of November 2017

A  ban has been imposed on mobile signals and Internet services on the occasion of Chehlum

Due to security issues prevailing in the city, strict measures are taken every year during Moharram and Chehlum to keep the peace in the metropolis as various activities are held during this time. These include Majalis, Waaz, and Processions.

As per a notice issued by Sindh Police Department, mobile signals will be jammed on the 10th of November.

It has been advised by the IG that internet services be shut down as well from 10 am to 10 pm. 

There may be a likely ban on pillion riding on Friday, 10th Nov but this has not yet been confirmed by the authorities.

Stay tuned to Brandsynario for more updates.