The ‘Alm and Zuljinnah’ processions that came out from their respective Imam Bargahs in Abbottabad, Haripur, Mansehra and others districts of Hazara division was peacefully culminated at their designated places on Sunday evening.
The Ulama and religious scholars paid great homage to Hazrat Imam e Hussain (RA) and others martyrs of Karbala for their matchless sacrifices for the supremacy of Islam.
The main mourning procession that was taken out from Tanchi chowk Abbottabad was peacefully culminated at their respective place amid chest beating and flagellating with chains
The roads leading to the route were tightly sealed and everyone joining in the processions had to undergo a body search, metal detectors and walks through gates.
More than 1000 policemen were deployed to ensure the security of the processions.
In Mansehra, police and district administration took foolproof measures for the security of the mourning processional and have deployed 1300 policemen and five platoons of Frontier Constabulary (FC) at various places of the route and Imam Bargah to avoid any untoward.
District administration installed Close Circuit Television Cameras (CCTV) at Ghazikot, Mufti Abad and Akbra Khan Road where most of the Imam Barghas were situated and banned the entry of Afghan refugees in the city during Ashura Moharram besides prohibited the entry of irrelevant person in the procession and Majalas.
Main mourning processions in Haripur district that was came out on 9th and 10th Moharram, was peacefully culminated at their respective places. The Ulema and religious scholars paid rich tributes to Shuhada e Karbala.