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    Rawalpindi 10 Of Muharram Majalis

  • Organisers of Muharram majalis, mourning processions asked to renew licences

    KARACHI: Police have decided to ask the organisers of majalis, mourning processions and other religious activities during Muharram-ul-Haram to get their licences renewed so that better security arrangements can be planned after analysing the number of events and venues...

    “It was decided that each and every organiser of majalis and rallies will be required to renew their licenses and also give an undertaking to strictly comply with...

  • Sindh CM allows loudspeakers use for majalis, processions

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Wednesday allowed the use of loudspeakers for processions and meetings during Muharram-ul-Haram on the request of Shia Ulema...

    About the complaint of loadshedding during the month, Commissioner Shoaib Siddiqui informed the chief minister that he had taken up the issue with the K-Electric CEO and had asked him to ensure that loadshedding was avoided and streetlights were kept...

  • CM wants foolproof security for mourning processions, Majalis

    KARACHI : Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that foolproof security must be maintained during the 9th and 10th of Muharram as several meetings on security arrangements had been held and personal visits made to the route of the mourning processions...

    “We have been holding regular meetings on the security of Muharram and have personally visited the route of main procession, therefore there should be no issue as far as...

  • Motorcycles impounded on Muharram 9, 10 returned

    RAWALPINDI: Over 1,250 motorcycles that were impounded after their drivers violated the ban on pillion riding on Muharram 9 and 10 were returned to their owners on Sunday after a directive from the Punjab Inspector General of Police (IGP)...

    Although no motorcycles were impounded by the police on Sunday at the procession on Muharram 11 in the Chur area, 350 traffic wardens were deployed to regulate traffic on Peshawar Road since one...

  • Rangers arrest two suspects involved in suicide blast on Muharram procession

    "Kamran had planned while Attaullah had provided support for the suicide blast attack in Lashari Mohalla in Jacobabad, which targeted the procession of 9th Muharram on October 23, last year," claimed Rangers official...

    Suicide blast which targeted 9th Muharram procession near Shershah Haveli in Jacobabad's Lashari Mohalla, killed at least 20 people and injured several...

  • Muharram moon sighted, Ashura on October 1

    The Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee, presided over by its Chairman, Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, announced on Thursday that the Muharram moon had been sighted in Islamabad...

    The 10th of Muharram will consequently be observed in Pakistan on Sunday, October 1...

  • Haleem — the household tradition for Muharram

    RAWALPINDI: The narrow streets of the downtown areas, especially in Bhabara Bazaar, Chittian Hattian, Bani Chowk and Saddar bazaar, have many caterers’ shops which are especially busy during Muharram...

    Haleem is also served year long at various restaurants, which also see an increase in demand for the dish during Muharram...

  • Muharram processions conclude peacefully across Pakistan

    Muharram processions in all major cities of Pakistan culminated peacefully at their designated destinations on Saturday evening...

    City administrations had chalked out elaborate traffic plans for the Muharram processions in an effort to ensure smooth traffic flow in each of the major cities...

  • 9th Muharram processions held across Sindh

    Towards the end of processions and at majalis, religious scholars highlighted the supreme sacrifices laid down by the family of the prophet (peace be upon him) at Karbala...

    Likewise, in all towns in Tharparkar district, processions were taken out and majalis were held amid tight security...

  • 9th Muharram procession ends safely

    KARACHI: Amid strict security measures that included suspension of cellular service and a ban on pillion-riding for the second consecutive day, the 9th Muharram mourning procession ended safely at the Hussainia-Iranian Imam­bargah in Kharadar on Saturday evening...

  • 9th Muharram processions conclude peacefully

    PESHAWAR: The 9th Muharram processions in the provincial capital and other parts of the province concluded peacefully amid tight security on Saturday...

    Thousands of security personnel have been deployed in the provincial capital and other sensitive districts to ensure peaceful observance of Muharram...

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