PESHAWAR - Owing to security concerns, the district administration on Tuesday imposed a ban on pillion riding in the provincial capital for a period of one month.

In this connection, Peshawar Deputy Commissioner, Javid Marwat imposed ban on pillion riding in Peshawar due to security reasons.

The decision of imposing the ban on pillion riding has been taken because of the unannounced polio drive in the city.

Sources added that the notification had been issued on January 9, however, the order was acted from 14 January. 

On the other hand, citizens are facing problems due to the ban on the pillion riding.