Yaum-i-Ashura is noticed yearly on Muharram 10 with solemnity to pay homage to Imam Hussain and different martyrs of Karbala.
Strict safety measures had been taken to make sure the secure passage of processions within the main cities. Cell phone companies had remained suspended for the third consecutive day as a part of the safety measures, nevertheless, they began reopening after 6pm.
Later within the night, Inside Minister Rana Sanaullah, in a press convention, stated that not a single untoward incident had occurred throughout the first 10 days of Muharram.
He lauded the safety establishments for enjoying a “seminal function for guaranteeing peace throughout the mourning processions and majalis”.
Individually, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif additionally congratulated Sanaullah and all the safety forces for safeguarding the lives and property of the individuals over the past three days.
“At the present time has been accomplished peacefully on account of your group work,” he stated in a press release issued by the PM
The principle procession in Karachi, which was taken out from Nishtar Park at 9:00am, culminated at Hussainian Iranian Imambargah after passing alongside MA Jinnah Highway, in line with a press launch issued by visitors police.
Through the course of this journey, mourners coated Sir Shahnawaz Bhutto Highway, Mehfil-i-Shah-i-Khorasan, MA Jinnah Highway, Mansfield road, Preedy road and Bolton Market.
In Karachi and different main cities of Sindh, greater than 55,000 police and Rangers personnel have been deployed for the safety of mourning processions and cell phone and web companies are to stay suspended beneath a complete safety plan for Ashura.
After the processions culminated, Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, in a press release out there with Daybreak.com, lauded the police, Rangers and different legislation enforcement companies for efficiently fulfilling their tasks.
He additionally thanked the medical doctors and paramedic workers for offering their companies to the members of the processions.