650 traffic policemen to perform duties for religious gatherings in Muharram

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) has devised a special traffic plan for Muharram ul Harram and decided to deploy more than 650 policemen including officers and jawans on the various routes of processions to avoid any inconvenience to the road users.

Senior Superintendent of Police (Traffic) Malik Matloob said that he will himself monitor the arrangements while four DSPs and 21 Inspectors will also perform duties to ensure smooth flow of traffic and guide the road users to alternate routes to avoid any inconvenience.

The SSP (Traffic) said it is the top priority of ITP to provide maximum convenience to road users and avoiding any disturbance to the mourners and others too.

He has appealed the general public to use alternate routes and ITP personnel will be deployed on various points to guide the general public.