For the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, The Sindh home department has issued a code of conduct for collection of sacrificial hides.
According to the notification issued, the organizations cannot collect the hides without getting prior permission from the commissioner or deputy commissioner concerned.
No one will be allowed to install camps for the collection of skins or hides. Use of loudspeakers, writing or chanting of slogans and announcement from mosques or offices will not be allowed, the notification stated.
However, those permitted transporting the collected hides shall carry the permission and ID Card during such activities.
Moreover, the ban on carrying weapons shall have strict implement on while the collection of hides by force will not be tolerated.
The law enforcement agencies under orders from district administration may conduct checks on the spot for ensuring compliance.
Furthermore, any person violating any of the condition shall be prosecuted against under the relevant laws.
Earlier, Prime Minister Imran Khan had said that security measures and SOPs should be strictly enforced on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha.
During the meeting, the strategy to prevent the spread of Coronavirus and ensure people to follow SOPs during Eid-ul-Adha and Muharram had also been discussed.
On the other hand, Sindh Minister for Local Bodies Syed Nasir Hussain Shah had said that specific locations will be identified in the province for the collective sacrifice of animals on Eid-ul-Adha.
“The chairmen of the union councils should play their role for collective sacrifice in their areas and specific points should be identified in each area for the purpose,” he said.
Nasir Hussain Shah said that the Sindh Solid Waste Management Board (SSWMB) will make arrangements for lifting animal waste on Eid-ul-Adha. “A plan B should also be devised to immediately bury the lifted waste,” he said.