Security for 717 majalis, 272 processions reviewed

SHEIKHAPURA: The district administration has taken elaborate security related measures to ensure peace and normalcy during the days of Moharram.

DCO Sheikhupura,Rashid Kamal Rehman chaired a meeting also attended by DPO Afzal Ahmed Kauser,all TMAs,and members of district administration here on Tuesday.

As many as 989 Muharram related programmes include 717 majalis and 272
mourning processions,the meeting was informed.

Encroachment free routes with reasonable lighting arrangements,CCTV cameras at sensitive points,alongwith
ambulances,Rescue 1122 and fire brigade would be ensured.The meeting was informed that 36 ulema/zakirs have been prohibited from addressing the public in the district.