Wikipedia has been blocked in Pakistan over “sacrilegious” content on the site, as reported by Bloomberg.

The ban comes after the government ordered the site to remove offending content within 48 hours, and the country’s telecom authority “degraded” its services.

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Pakistan has blocked several major sites in the past. It banned YouTube for three years, and in 2020 and 2021, it did the same to TikTok, citing complaints of “immoral/indecent content” being shared on the app.

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