Quetta: Assistant Commissioner (AC) Dalbandin reversed a ban on the stylish trimming of beard just hours after the issue of the controversial order.
On late hours of Monday, AC Dalbandin directed the barbers of the town to not trim beards in custom style.
After the issue of the order, it was criticized on social media terming it a controversial move beyond the mandate of AC.
Dear Pakistani men,welcome to the age of beard- we’ll soon hear ban on clean shave. pic.twitter.com/yN2LW3P0Td
— Gulalai_Ismail (@Gulalai_Ismail) January 30, 2018
Unbelievable! AC Dalbandin has issued a notification to ban what he calls “unislamic” beard. He has warned all barbers of severe punishment if they were found involved in trimming or designing beards. https://t.co/BfqwfleW9g
— Rafiullah Kakar (@rafiullahkakar) January 29, 2018
Pakistan or Talibanistan? https://t.co/I1al9cr6s0
— cyril almeida (@cyalm) January 29, 2018
Just after Few hours AC Dalbandin issued a new order which canceled the original order to ban on stylish trimming of beard.