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pillion

 [pil´yon]
a temporary artificial lower limb.

pillion

(pĭl′yŭn) [L. pellis, skin]
A temporary form of artificial leg, esp. a peg-leg type of stump.
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The police stations of university, Kulachi, Dera Town and Paharpur during crackdown against pillion riding, apprehended 19 violators and registered cases against them under section 188.
The notification, issued by the office of the district magistrate, said riding pillion is banned in G-9 on Muharram 8, in G-9 on Muharram 9 and in F-11 on Muharram 10.
The notification said the ban on pillion riding and other acts was being implemented under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) to maintain the situation of law and order during Ashura throughout the province.
Vijay Kumar, DCP, Traffic, Cyberabad police while speaking to ANI over the phone said: "Director Ram Gopal Varma had posted a video on the social media platform, in which a person was riding a two-wheeler and two others including Varma was sitting on the vehicle as pillion riders".
During investigation the pillion rider Muhammad Zahoor confessed that he draw rupee three hundred from riders pocket and also disclosed that he has another companion waiting ahead.Later, the officers also caught his companion Abdul Yaqoob.
In a notification issued by Provincial Government, pillion riding ban has been imposed in the provincial capital on June 5th first day of Eid.
According to a CTP spokesman, the pillion riding ban was imposed for motorcyclists on May 21 in Rawalpindi district for two weeks.
Therefore, law enforcers ban pillion riding whenever there is security risk.
The bike pulled up alongside the scooter and the pillion passenger began kicking the scooter, telling the rider to stop and get off.
Despite ban on pillion riding, very little or no improvement in law and order situation has been witnessed in the past.
According to the new notification issued by the provincial home department, the ban on pillion ridding will be from 10th to 13th Rabiul Awwal to avoid any untoward incident on the eve of Eid Miladun Nabi.
Keywords: Dupatta, Entrapment, Female, Pillion, Injuries.