KARACHI: Inspector General of Police Sindh Shahid Nadeem Baloch has directed the police officials to take concrete security measures on the Soyem of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) to be observed on Sunday keeping in line with the measures remained in place from the first to tenth of Moharram.
According to a press release issued by the police department, the IGP instructed that under proactive policing measures, police force should be deployed to guard the Majalis and processions taken out on that day and police mobile and motorcycle patrolling should also be conducted to further fortify security arrangements.
Other measures including picketing, snap checking, surveillance of entry and exit points, intelligence collection and sharing should be given special attention. Thet SHOs should be bound to remain in their respective areas and the SPs and DSPs should be directed
to monitor duty points and conduct surprise checking in their respective areas.