8000 cops to ensure security for Majalis
As many as 8000 cops would be deployed in District Rawalpindi to ensure security for upcoming Muharram-ul-Harram as Rawalpindi police have finalized its security strategy aimed at maintaining law and order and to avert any untoward incident. According to details, under the security plan formulated for Muharram-ul-Harram, leaves of all police personnel have been cancelled for the period from first Muharram to 10th Muharram.
The security plan for Muharram has been finalized in a special meeting held here. It was decided in the meeting that all departments concerned would made concerted efforts for the safety of the mourners.
According to the spokesman of Rawalpindi Police, Ulema, Mushaiksh and religious scholars of different sects have also been taken on board to promote religious harmony. Foolproof security arrangements would be made for the security of Majalis and Muharram processions of Rawalpindi district. There would be 1916 Majalis and 447 Muharram processions in the district.