GUJRANWALA (STAFF REPORTER): The police and administration finalized security plan for 9th and 10th Muharram and a total of 13,848 police personnel including 1,503 officers will perform duty to control law and order and keep peace intact on Ashura in the region.

A divisional control room has been set up in Commissioner Office to ensure effective coordination with all districts administration of the division.  Gujranwala Division Commissioner Shumail Ahmed Khawaja along with RPO Syed Dillawar Abbas will visit all district headquarters and review security arrangements.

They have issued directions to their subordinate officers for foolproof security arrangements on Ashura. They also directed the officers to ensure close coordination with religious scholars and take their suggestions into account for maintenance of the law and order.