Rawalpindi-Youm-e-Ashur was noticed peacefully within the metropolis on Thursday (10th Muharram) with conventional non secular spirit to commemorate the sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his 72 companions in Karbala battle subject.
Efficient safety preparations had been witnessed in Islamabad throughout Ashura processions and strict patrolling and efficient policing helped in guaranteeing peaceable conduct of spiritual gatherings within the metropolis.
Inspector Basic of Police Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman on Friday appreciated the efforts of Operations Division and Visitors Police for making efficient preparations and in addition thanked different legislation enforcement businesses and related stakeholders in profitable implementation of the safety plan.
He lauded the efforts of DIG (Operations) Afzaal Ahmed Kausar and SSP (Operations) Syed Mustafa Tanveer who devised efficient safety plan and ensured implementation. A management room was additionally arrange at Secure Metropolis Islamabad and efficient coordination was maintained amongst all wings.
In response to particulars, personnel of Islamabad police had been assigned patrolling and safety duties. All processions had been fully cordoned off by way of heavy deployment. Following the safety plan, all SPs, SDPOs, SHOs and different police officers themselves visited the routes of processions and ensured efficient coordination among the many safety personnel performing duties.
Police officers guided the cops and boosted their morale in conducting duties in a accountable method. Shut liaison was maintained with peace committees and organizers of Majalis and processions.
Cooperation of organizers was ensured with the police and legislation imposing officers. Tons of of spiritual gatherings (Majalis) and processions had been held within the metropolis and strict safety preparations on these events and particular checking of members was additionally noticed. Steel detectors had been used for checking of members of Majalis, processions and excessive vigilance was maintained by the police officers which helped in peaceable holding of all occasions in reference to Muharram.
“Whether there is challenge during coronavirus or of security, Islamabad police performed effectively,” IGP Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman stated including that each one out efforts can be made to come back upto the expectations of the individuals. He additionally requested for such elaborate measures for gatherings in coming days. Foolproof safety preparations had been made by Rawalpindi police beneath command of Metropolis Police Officer (CPO) Muhammad Ahsan Younas and SSP Operations Rai Mazhar.
Police was additionally assisted by personnel of legislation enforcement businesses to keep up legislation and order state of affairs in district.
Members of District Peace Committee additionally assisted the LEAs within the course of. Huge search operations had been additionally carried out throughout the district arresting suspects and shifting them to unknown places for additional probe.
Following the instructions of Metropolis Police Officer (CPO) Muhammad Ahsan Younas, police jawans outfitted with computerized weapons had been current in and across the Imambargahs in addition to on the routes of mourning processions to keep away from any hazard. Deputy Commissioner (DC) Amir Aqeeq Khan alongside along with his staff additionally visited the principle route of procession and witnessed the preparations being made to facilitate the mourners.
Equally, the town visitors police additionally facilitated the commuters and mourners.
“A total of 64 processions were carried out while 113 Majalis were held during Ashura and due to stringent security arrangements made by police, not a single untoward incident occurred,” stated CPO. He stated a complete of 8000 well-equipped cops had been deployed to protect the principle processions and the Majalis.
“Sharp shooters were also deployed on high roof buildings along with main route to keep a vigil on suspects,” the town police chief stated.
Furthermore, walkthrough gates had been put in in any respect the entry factors of mourning processions with safety personnel having steel detectors to test the mourners earlier than getting into the premises, he stated.
1000’s of individuals arrange “sabeels” of candy water, milk and distributed rice among the many mourners.
Earlier, the day started with Aamal-e-Ashoora in mosques. Quaid-i-Millat Jafariya Agha Syed Hamid Ali Shah Moosavi led the Aamal at Ali Masjid Satellite tv for pc City.
In Rawalpindi, foremost Youm-e-Ashur procession was taken out from Imambargah Ashiq Hussain Teli Mohallah, Imambargah Col Maqbool Hussain and Imambargah Hifazat Ali Shah located at Bohar Bazar. The mourning procession handed by way of its conventional routes of Jamia Masjid Highway, Sarafa Bazaar, Fawara Chowk, Faculty Highway, Liaquat Highway, Babra Bazaar, Committee Chowk, Trunk Bazaar, Bara Market and Bunni Chowk. After, the mourners held “Sham-e-Gariban” at Qadeemi Imambargah.
The mourners carried out “Zanjir Zani” to commemorate the sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his 72 companions. Zuljinah, Alam Mubarik, Taazia, Mehndi Shahzada Qasim (AS), Gehwara Masoom Ali Asghar (AS), Taboot Imam Aali Muqaam (AS) and different Taburrakaat had been included within the Ashura procession. Quaid-i-Millat Jafariya Pakistan Agha Syed Hamid Ali Shah Moosavi participated within the procession, supplied Ziarat of the Taburrakaat and carried out Matamdari.
“Like rest of the world, Ashura was commemorated across Pakistan in the memory of the Holy Prophet’s grandson Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his 72 faithful companions,” he stated.
“Those who call themselves Jihadis must turn themselves towards Jihad in Kashmir rather than killing other Muslims,” Moosavi stated.
He added we accepted imprisonments and jails solely to thwart sanctions imposed on Azadari by a dictator and consequently obtained the “Moosavi-Junejo agreement” which eradicated sanctions from Azadari.
He confused that authorities should not deviate from Moosavi-Junejo settlement and warned that whoever collides with Hussainis will get destroyed.
Later, after performing Zanjir-Zani at Fawara Chowk, the members of the principle Ashura procession reached Raja Bazar and Purana Qila the place Zuljinah processions had been taken out from Imambargah Kashmirian Tyre Bazar and Darbar Shah Chan Chiragh additionally merged into the principle procession. The primary Chehlum procession terminated at Imambargah Qadeemi after passing by way of Jamia Masjid Highway and Imambara Chowk.