Azadari Imam Hussain (RA) gains momentum

HYDERABAD: Azadari Imam Hussain (RA) gained momentum since Thursday night as around 72 mourning processions were brought out with organizing of 79 Majalis-e-Aza in various parts of Hyderabad district during last 24 hours.

According to Police out of 72 Azadari processions, 22 were mourning processions while other events included Tazia processions, Alam and Zuljinah processions, Mendi and Saij processions which brought out from different parts of Hyderabad City, Latifabad, Qasimabad and Hyderabad Rural and after marching through traditional routes, peacefully terminated at their destinations.

A mourning procession was brought out from Latifabad Unit-8 which after marching its traditional routes of Latifabad Units 7 and 9, terminated at Latifabad Unit-11.

The district administration has adopted strict security measures with deployment of Rangers and Police at the spotted points to maintain law and order. All processions and Majalis-e-Aza were also duly escorted by the Police.

Meanwhile, the citizens experienced great inconvenience as a result of closure of mobile phone services. The people are also experiencing great hardship as a result of ban on pillion riding.