LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has summoned a gathering to evaluation preparations relating to Youm-e-Ashur safety, reported ARY Information on Thursday.
The assembly shall be attended by involved officers, who will transient CM Buzdar concerning the general regulation and order state of affairs of the province and steps being taken to make sure foolproof safety preparations on Youm-e-Ashur.
The moon for Muharram-ul-Haram, which marks the appearance of the Islamic new 12 months, had been sighted within the nation on August 31 and the Ashura would fall on September 10 (Tuesday).
Earlier, the Inside Ministry had put army troops on standby within the federal capital Islamabad in mild of safety preparations throughout the month of Muharram.
The ministry had issued written orders for placing the army troops on standby throughout Muharram.
In line with the orders, 350 troopers can be deployed within the federal capital for the help of Islamabad administration. The troopers got particular powers underneath Article 245 of the Structure.
It’s pertinent to say right here that the deployment of army troops had been applied a few years in the past in Islamabad which permits the civil administration to name army troops in case of an emergency state of affairs.