9th Muharram processions concluded amid tight security

KARACHI: The main mourning procession of the 9th of Muharram ended peacefully at the Imambargah Husanian Iranian in Kharadar here on Tuesday evening.


The procession had commenced from the Nishter Park earlier in the day following a Majlis that was addressed by Allama Talib Jauhri.

Later, the main mourning procession of the 9th of Muharram was taken out.

The participants of the mourning procession offered Namaz-i-Zohrain at the M.A. Jinnah Road.

After passing through its traditional route, the mourning procession concluded at Imambargah Husainain Iranian in Kharadar in the evening.

Elaborate security arrangements were made on the occasion and the personnel of the law enforcement agencies (LEAs) performed security duty.

In Multan, as many as 82 mourning processions taken out in connection with 9th Muharram concluded peacefully.

Strict security arrangements were made by the district administration to avert any untoward incident.

The 9th Muharram procession was taken out from Imam Bargah Mumtazabad.

While, the historic Ustadwala and Shagirdwala tazias have also been put on display at Inside Pak Gate and Khooni Burj, respectively. The Ustadwala tazia is 200 years old while Shagirdwala 70.

Similarly, other historic tazias of Multan including Pir Laal Bukhsh, Kiri Patolian, Allah Bukhshwala and others were also put on display.