Location: Lahore, Pakistan and areas north of the city, heading towards Islamabad.
Event: Ongoing protests and police intervention on October 27, in and around Lahore, to include the following areas:
Narowal Chowk, Muridke
Areas north of Lahore, along the G.T. Road and motorways heading to Islamabad
Significant traffic delays and disruptions to transportation across Lahore and areas north of the city are expected. The U. S. Consulate in Lahore strongly encourages U.S. citizens to avoid large gatherings, unnecessary travel, and remain vigilant of their surroundings.
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.
U.S. Consulate General, Karachi
+(92)(21) 3527 5000
U.S. Consulate General, Lahore
+(92) (42) 3603 4000
U.S. Consulate General, Peshawar
+(92) (91) 526 8800
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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