Islamabad police plan security arrangements for Muharram

Staff Reporter

Islamabad Police on Thursday reviewed security arrangements in connection with Muharram ul Harram and decided to enhance vigilance and patrolling in the various areas for fool proof security.

The security arrangements were discussed in a meeting presided over by the Inspector General of Police Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman and was attended among others by all Deputy Inspectors General of Police (Operations), Assistant Inspectors General of Police, Senior Superintendents of Police, Additional Superintendent of Police and Superintendents of Police.

All wings of Islamabad police were given directions to ensure complete coordination for success of this plan.

IGP said that DIG (Operations) would monitor all security related arrangements. He directed all police officials to maintain close liaison with peace committees and organizers of Majalis and processions in Muharram-ul-Haram.

He directed to deploy personnel of CTD at sensitive imam bargahs and implementation on Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) issued by the government to be ensured.

He said that cooperation of organizers should be ensured with police and law enforcing officials. Islamabad Police Chief asked to issue special cards to policemen and volunteers performing duties.

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