Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Lahore, Pakistan

Location: Lahore, Pakistan

Event: U.S. Consulate General Lahore is aware of a large public gathering expected to take place on Sunday, December 13, near the Minar-e-Pakistan national monument in Lahore, Pakistan. Transit throughout Lahore and the surrounding areas may be impacted by congestion, road closures, and an increased security and police presence beginning Saturday, December 12, and lasting through Sunday, December 13. Disruptions to cell phone service is also possible.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of large public gatherings.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of a large gathering and/or demonstration.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.