Chehlum Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) observed

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APP56-03 HYDERABAD: December 03 - A large number of people participating in the Chehlum Procession of Hazrat Imam Hussain (R.A). APP photo by Akram Ali

SUKKUR, Dec 3 (APP): Chehlum procession of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) culminated here with religious zeal and reverence amid heightened security.The main Zuljunnah procession was taken out from Imambargah Ghareeb Abad Sukkur.The mourners offered Zhurain prayers near Clock Tower led by Maulana Syed Ghula Abbas Shah.
Addressing the Chehlum at Minara Clock Chowk, speakers said that Hazart Imam Hussain (AS) was not only a great soldier of Islam but was the symbol of a unique philosophy.Sabeels of water, milk and food stalls were also set-up under the surveillance of security personnel on the route of procession to facilitate the mourners.
Later procession culminated at Imam Bargah Karbala Mola peacefully after marching on traditional route.
Taluka administration had made special arrangements for the
procession while local police under the command of SSP Sukkur Tanveer Hussain Tunio maintained complete vigilance to make the event peaceful.