Lahore (September 29, 2017): The home department of Punjab has declared Rawalpindi and Lahore the most sensitive cities in its security plan for Ashura, 10th Murharram , as more than 146000 security personnel will perform duty on the day.
The Home department has designed the fool proof security plan for the Ashura to maintain law and order on the day.
According to details more than 146000 police personnel will be deployed across the province, while more then 20000 security, FC and Rangers personnel will also be deployed.
The procession and congregations, Majalis, will be monitored through Digital and aerial views.
According to Home department 8491 processon will be held on Ashura across the province as the Jaloos have been divided in three categories. A category 1221 procession were declared most sensitive, in category B 1846 and in category C 5400 procession have been included.
Home department has declaring Lahore and Rawalpindi most sensitive cities on Ashura has decided to suspend mobile phone service and ban on pillion riding. The procession organizers were directed to keep the procession in set routes.
The Director Rescue Dr Rizwan has directed all the district officers to make ensure emergency during the 9th and 10 Muharram procession.