Over 100 processions of Muharram 9 conclude peacefully

MULTAN: Over 100 processions of Muharram 9 concluded peacefully in the city on Saturday.

The main procession was taken out from Imam Bargah Mumtazabad which concluded at the same place.

Meanwhile, the historic Ustadwala and Shagirdwala Tazias were put on display at Inside Pak Gate and Khooni Burj, respectively.

Similarly, the other historic Tazias processions, including Pir Laal Bukhsh, Kiri Patolian, Allah Bukhshwala, were also taken out.

Strict security arrangements were made by the district administration as heavy contingents were deployed on routes of all processions while mobile phone service remained suspended in some areas of the city especially along the routes of processions.

The day ended peacefully till filing of the news report.