PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Tuesday visited a management room established at Civil Secretariat for monitoring the safety of processions throughout Youm-e-Ashura, ARY Information reported.
CM Mahmood Khan paid a go to to the management room together with provincial ministers, Inspector Basic (IG) KP Police, KP chief secretary and different high-level officers.
The chief minister additionally chaired a session throughout his go to the place he was briefed by KP residence secretary Ikramullah over safety preparations made throughout the province.
Mahmood Khan additionally requested completely different questions relating to the safety preparations in the course of the session.
Youm-e-Ashur is being noticed throughout the nation on Tuesday (in the present day) with due solemnity to pay homage to the supreme sacrifice rendered by Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his devoted companions in Karbala.
The mourning processions are being taken out in all of the cities and cities of the nation amid strict safety preparations made with heavy deployments of regulation enforcement businesses.
As a part of the flowery measures to discourage any untoward incident, mobile and web providers have been suspended in varied cities in view of the safety measures to void any untoward incident in the course of the processions.
There will probably be a partial ban on cell phone and web providers, particularly alongside the routes of Moharram processions.
The cities the place mobile providers will stay partially suspended embody Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkur, Mirpurkhas, Larkana and Benazirabad.
Inside Ministry has additionally put army troops on standby within the federal capital Islamabad in mild of safety preparations in the course of the month of Muharram.
Based on the orders, 350 troopers will probably be deployed within the federal capital for the help of Islamabad administration. The troopers got particular powers underneath Article 245 of the Structure.
In Peshawar, the principle Alam and Zuljinah procession of Ashura will probably be taken out from Imambargah Agha Syed Ali shah Qissa Khawani Bazaar in the present day.
Fourteen different processions will even be taken out from completely different Imambargahs which is able to be part of the principle procession. The procession after passing by means of its conventional routes will terminate at its start line within the night.
Related processions of Tazia, Alam and Zuljinah will even be taken out in Mardan, Kohat, Bannu, Hangu, Lakki Marwat, Parachinar and Dera Ismail Khan districts.
Strict safety measures have been taken to make sure peaceable environment on the event of Youm-e-Ashur.