Tight security arrangements finalized for Muharrram
SARGODHA: The Divisional administration and Police have finalized strict security arrangement to maintain law and order during Muharram.
This was stated by an official of the divisional administration while talking to APP here on Sunday.
He told that a strict security plan would be adopted across the division for providing tight security
to the participants of 4811 Majalis and 766 Muharram processions.
He added that 106 points had been declared sensitive and above 15,000 security personnel will perform duties on 9th and 10 Muharram.
The Regional Police Officer (RPO) Sultan Ahmed has also directed concerned officials to ensure foolproof security arrangements during Muharram and consult with Ulemas and Parliamentarians for maintenance of peace.
All resources would be utilized to maintain law and order in the region during Muharram, he added.
A special monitoring cell has also been set up to monitor the situation, he said, adding that special staff would also be deployed for security of all sensitive places.
A total 8000 police personals, 6000 volunteers, 2000 officials of special police, 4000 police volunteers and 25 teams of Elite force will perform Muharram duties.