LAHORE: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Punjab Captain (retired) Arif Nawaz Khan paid a sudden visit of Karbala Gamay Shah to review security arrangements of central processions on the event of Yum-e-Shahadat E Hazrat Ali A.S in Lahore and also gave directions to officers and officials deputed over there for official duties on the spot.
On this occasion DIG Operations Lahore Ashfaq Ahmad khan , CTO Lahore Captain (retired) Liaqat Ali Malik and SSP Investigation Zeeshan Asghar while briefing to IG Punjab about security arrangements taken for protection of citizens and traffic management told that all available resources are being utilized for security of central processions of day of Shahadat E Ali A.S and three layered security as per defined in SOP is being provided to processions.
IG Punjab directed to officers and officials deputed over there for security that no one should leave duty point until unless the last mourner don’t get back safely. He directed that all the citizens should be allowed to enter into procession after checking through metal detectors and walk through gates. While visiting to different points of the route IG Punjab inquired the officials deputed over there about their duties and directed them that they should remain more active and alert keeping in view the current circumstances and also ensure safety of their own lives besides protecting lives and properties of the citizens and implement the directions already told to them in this regard.