Balochistan Chief Minister‚ Dr. Abdul Malik Baloch said security has been beefed up in the province to ensure peace during Muharram.

Speaking at a high level meeting in Quetta on Sunday‚ Dr. Malik stressed the need for maintaining peace during Muharram-ul Haram.

The Chief Minister urged the Ulema to play an effective role for peace in the province.

He maintained that the government is playing its role affectively to avoid any untoward situation during Muharram.

The meeting was attended by Ulema of all schools of thought‚ provincial ministers and security officials in Quetta today.