Govt and Private schools to observe holiday today in the wake of Aasia bibi’s verdict.
roads have been blocked across the country causing big traffic jams. Rail traffic across the country has also been suspended due to riots and protests..
In Islamabad, the Expressway is still blocked at Faizabad. However,Islamabad exit and the motorway is still clear.
In Karachi both sides of PACC and Marriott Hotel roads) are blocked. Roads in Sohrab Goth, the Lyari Expressway, Nagan Chowrangi, Sharah e Faisal, Numaish Chowrangi, Burnes Road, Tower, Native Jetty Bridge, Teen Talwar, Do Talwar and the Shaheed-e-Millat Expressway are all blocked for traffic. The main road in Korangi 5 has been blocked.
Protests are continuing at Hub River Road where they have extensively burnt tires.Vita Chowrangi and Bilal Chowrangi in Korangi Industrial Area are blocked.
The highway between Karachi and Hyderabad is also blocked.
In Lahore the entry points of the cities have been closed. Shahdra, Thokar, Babu Sabu, Darogha Wala, Shalimar, Ring Road Interchanges, Mohlanwal, Bhobattian/Raiwind Road, Chung, Ravi Bridge are closed. Internally all the routes are clear and partial closing at some areas of the Lahore is seen.
All the schools and colleges have also been closed down in almost all the big cities of Punjab.