Devotees of Imam Hussain bring procession, Zuljinah at 9th Muharram

ISLAMABAD, Sep 9 (APP):The devotees Monday brought main processions from imambargahs across the country to observe 9th of Muharram with religious fervor and sanctity to pay tribute to Hazrat Imam Hussain (R.A) and his companions in Karbala.

Different Taazia (mourning processions) and Zuljinah processions had been carried out in different of the country today in the memory of martyrs of Karbala. Ulema and Zakireen shed light on the bright and candid teachings of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his great companions.

In the federal capital main procession of Taazia and Zuljinah was taken out from Markazi Imambargah G-6/2 and concluded at the same place after passing through the traditional routes. However, a large number of mourners had participated in the procession.

In order to maintain law and order situation, mobile network service was suspended.

Islamabad Administration has also imposed Section 144 in the city to maintain peace and sectarian harmony.

There was complete ban on gathering of five or four people except majalis and processions whereas pillion riding was also prohibited in the federal capital.

DIG operation Waqar Uddin Syed was monitoring the security arrangements through safe city cameras and aerial surveillance.