LAHORE: Lahore Division Commissioner Rashid Mahmood Langrial has said that multilayer security will be provided to all majalis and mourning processions during Muharramul Haram and a comprehensive security plan had been devised while CCTV cameras, metal detectors and walk through gates would also be installed.

The commissioner Tuesday presided over a meeting regarding security arrangements for Muharram. All DCOs, DDOs, SP Security Lahore and officers of security agencies attended the meeting.

He instructed all the officers to hold meetings of district peace committees and district harmony committees to strengthen their coordination. He said that 144 will be imposed on arm display during Muharram and strict action will be taken against any type of hate material. Meanwhile, an important meeting with ulema of different sects and members of Peace Committee also was held at Town Hall, which was jointly chaired by District Officer Coordination Sahibzadi Wasima Omer and SP Security Abdul Ghafar Qaisrani.

Addressing the meeting they stressed the ullema and members of Peace Committee to play their role for maintaining peace in the city during Muharram.–Staff Reporter