Security For Muharram Reviewed.

LAHORE -- Capital City Police Officer Additional IG Ghulam Mahmood Dogar on Monday visited various Imambargahs and routes of mourning processions of the Iqbal Town Division including Imambargah Kali Kothi, Qaisar-e-Batool Najaf Colony, Imambargah Gulshan-e-Zehra, Shah-e-Kharasaan and various other points. He reviewed security arrangements for majalis and Imambargahs as well as routes of mourning processions in Muharramul Haram. DIG Operations Afzaal Ahmad Kausar, SSP Operations Mustansir Feroze, SSP Admin Atif Nazir, SP Iqbal Town Dr Ammara Sherazi, SDPOs, SHOs and related officers accompanied him.

He also met with the caretakers of Imambargahs and license holders of majalis of Iqbal Town Division along with the members of divisional and executive peace committee and discussed with them security arrangements and the solvable issues. The CCPO said that continuous monitoring of social media pages had been ensured through Special Monitoring Cells in Muharramul Haram and police along with the CTD and FIA will take strict action against uploading and making viral controversial, blasphemous videos, hate material promoting extremity, religious disputes and sectarianism. Dogar stressed upon the need for creating religious harmony and brotherhood, forging unity among the people of different groups, sects and beliefs to ensure maintenance of peace and solidarity in the city in wake the strategic importance of the country as Pakistan's enemy can try to shatter the peace of the country and damage the national interests by conspiracy of religious differences. The CCPO said that it was the need of the hour to...

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