KARACHI: More than 25,000 security personnel of police and Rangers would be deployed across the Karachi city as Sindh government finalized its security plan for Muharram, media reported.
Official said that over 5000 majalis and more than 750 mourning processions would be held across the city during Muharram for which the a security plan has been finalized. According to which, some 25,000 personnel of police and Rangers would be deployed in three zones of the city.
Owing to security concerns, the Sindh government has also decided to deploy army in the province during Muharram days.
Sindh has formally requested the federal government for deployment of army troops in several cities including Karachi, Hyderabd, Khairpur, Larkana, Sukkur, Nawabshah and other sensitive parts of the province