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Handbill

A pamphlet one hands out to another, especially a stranger. Handbills are used in direct marketing, especially involving street canvassers. Handbills are known for their low response rates.
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As per the order, the Magistrate has prohibited carrying of firearms, digging stones through blasting, stock/sale/purchase and use of crackers and fireworks, use of loudspeakers and sound amplifiers, distribution of hand bills and pamphlets besides wall chalking, use of cassette players and CD/DVD players for sectarian speeches, publication of any such housing scheme or sale of plot in Islamabad Capital Territory under the Section.
RAWALPINDI, March 23, 2012 (Frontier Star): District Coordination Officer (DCO) Rawalpindi Saqib Zafar has issued N0C to PHA for dropping 500000 hand bills through aero plane in connection with Dengue awareness campaign.
at Motorway (M1, M2, M3), distribution of pamphlets, hand bills and stickers having anti-corruption messages to vehicles plying on motorways.
According to a press release, acting on the directives of Chief Minister, Chairman Monitoring Committee for Dengue Virus MNA Hanif Abbasi said banners should be displayed at important chowks of the city, pamphlets and hand bills would be distributed as awareness charts for the locals.
The minister said relevant pamphlets and hand bills have already been handed to educational institutions and Masjids.
In addition to this the workers of Jamaat-e-Islami are distributing hand bills at important points of the city.
Special Talk Shows on FM Radio, distribution of hand bills and placing banners would be other activities aimed at imparting awareness to public in this regard, he added.
The valued customers were provided first hand information about PTCL services through banners, broachers and hand bills etc.
He said concrete steps also be taken to prohibit the distribution and sale of hate material including pamphlets, hand bills etc during the month of Muharram, throughout the province.