875 policemen to perform duty in 685 mosques and 40 Imambargahs

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) has deputed 875 policemen and 15 teams of anti terrorism force (ATF) commandoes to perform security duty in 685 mosques and 40 imambargahs across the capital.

According to a senior police official, the security plan for Masajid and Imambargahs of the federal capital on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha falling on October, 16 has been finalized to ensure fool proof security of the citizens.

Besides police and commandoes, 1140 private guards would also be performing security duties outside the mosques and imambargahs.