Jirga assures full support for peaceful observance of Muharram

PARACHINAR: A tribal Jirga hailing from Kurrram Agency on Wednesday held a meeting with political administration and Pak Army assuring full cooperation for peaceful observance of Muharram ul Haram.

Brigadier Aleem Akhtar presided over the Jirga while the elders of the agency attended the meeting, asassured full support to political administration and Pak Army for peaceful observance of Muharram processions and Majalis.

Speaking on the occasion, Brigadier Aleem said that strict security measures would be put in place during Muharram ul Haram while additional troops would be deployed at Pak Afghan border, adding that Pak Army is utilizing all energies to wipe out terrorism and extremism in all its forms and manifestations.

He appealed the local people to help Pak Army in maintaining peace and elimination anti state elements and miscreants.