Edhi volunteers with ambulances to remain alert on Ashura

LAHORE: Edhi Foundation Lahore has finalised arrangements during Ashura Muharram and its staffers and ambulances will remain high alert.

An Edhi Foundation spokesman said that 50 Edhi ambulances, 80 volunteers and para medical staff will remain alert at important majalis and processions being held across the city. They will provide first aid and ambulance to any injured ‘azadars’.

The volunteers and ambulances will also remain along with central procession which will be taken from Nisar Haveli, inside Mochi Gate which would conclude at Karbala Gamay Shah.

The spokesman said that leaves of all volunteers had been cancelled in this regard.