RAWALPINDI : Federal Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said on Thursday that the government had suspended the mobile phone service in almost 26 cities to avoid any untoward incident on the eve of Ashura Days. The provincial governments had extended requests to the federal government in this regard, the minister said here while talking to media. He said that there were reports that militants could hit mourning processions on Ashura days and it was the prime responsibility of the government to provide protection to Shia community during their Majalis and procession across the country.