Govt decides to not suspend mobile services in Islamabad


Minister for Inside Sheikh Rashid on Friday has advised that the federal government has determined to not droop cell phone companies in Islamabad on account of the Group of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) International Ministers Convention.

In an announcement, the minister mentioned native holidays might be noticed on Saturday and Monday. Delegations and ministers from 57 nations are visiting Pakistan for the convention, he added.

Sheikh Rashid additional said that the occasion might be held within the Parliament. 

Earlier, the federal government led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) had agreed on suspending cell phone companies within the federal capital for 3 days.

Sources aware about the Inside Ministry mentioned that the cell phone service might be suspended throughout Islamabad from December 17 to December 19. The inside ministry has issued an order to PTA relating to suspension of cell phone companies.

However, all of the preparations to welcome the international delegates of OIC International Ministers extraordinary convention in Islamabad have been finalized.

The Structure Avenue and all of the distinguished locations within the twin cities alongside the route of international dignitaries have been adorned. Particular groups to obtain the OIC international ministers and different dignitaries have additionally been fashioned.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the convener of the OIC Convention.