Mobile and internet services all across Pakistan are having issues today due to Chehlum. In Sindh, it was already announced that mobile and internet services will be suspended due to Chehlum.
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Now ride-hailing services like Uber and Careem depend on mobile signals and internet availability to communicate with the rider. As it is suspended in many areas, therefore, the drivers are unable to communicate with riders.
Uber and Careem have also posted on their social media pages that the service might face issues today.
Here are the posts.
So people, especially those who depend on these services these days, should avoid traveling or may go back to traditional transport system today and use taxis.
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