The administration of Islamabad on Saturday imposed Section 144 in the federal capital also banning the use of croup on the 9th and 10th of Muharram.
Islamabad’s deputy commissioner said offenders would be dealt with with an iron fist.
The DC urged people to cooperate with the Islamabad administration and the police.
Previously, following instructions from the IGP, Islamabad Capital Police held a flag march to maintain peace and tranquility during Muharram ul Haram.
SSP operations Malik Jamil Zafar led the flag march.
A day earlier, the Sindh government banned riding on the back for seven days as part of security measures for the Muharram and Majalis processions.