One-wheeling will not be allowed at new year night: Police


SUKKAR: Strict security arrangements have been made for the celebrations on the new year night, and traffic management plan has also been finalized on Thursday to avoid traffic mess on the roads of Sukkur city.

According to the plan, one wheeling of motorbikes would not be allowed at any cost, and playing of the loud music on tape or video recorder would also be banned. No person would be allowed to carry weapons at the new year night, and stern action would be taken against violators.

Under these security arrangements, a number of police officers will be deployed. There would be a special deployment around churches and public places.

According to the Sukkar police spokesman, Ladies police and the personnel of special branch will be deployed to make the security arrangements foolproof.

Security arrangements have been ensured to avoid any untoward incident in the district.

He said that all the Deputy Superintendents Police (DSP) and Station House Officers (SHO) had been directed to ensure effective patrolling in their respective areas.

Plain clothed and well-equipped policemen would also perform duties near churches and public places, he said. The police have also been ordered to take stern action against suspects, and also conduct effective checking of hotels.