ISLAMABAD - The local administration Thursday imposed section 144 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) in the limits of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) as part of the security arrangements and as a pre-emptive measure to avoid any untoward incident during Muharram.

An official order in this regard was released from the office of Deputy Commission Islamabad, Amer Ahmed Ali, which would come into force from Thursday for a period of two months.

According to the circular, the carrying of any kind of weapons, wall chalking, distribution of any kind of hatred material and making provocative speeches would be banned in the limits of the capital for a period of two months.