MUZAFFARABAD: (Parliament Times) Chief Secretary Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Mathar Niaz Rana on Wednesday praised the police and other law enforcement agencies for ensuring peaceful atmosphere during Muharram ul Harram.
Expressing satisfaction over the peaceful observance of Moharam processions in the state he said that over-all situation in AJK remained peaceful and there is no unpleasant event reported.
Mathar Niaz Rana while lauding the security arrangements on Ashura said that state police and administration had discharged their duties with utmost professional competencies.
He also appreciated the role of ullema and expressed his profound gratitude to them for promoting peace and harmony and discouraging sectarianism.
“It is with the cooperation of ullema that the state enjoys great peaceful environment”, Niaz added.
It is pertinent to mention here that both Chief Secretary Mathar Niaz Rana and Inspector General Police Salahuddin Khan monitored the all security arrangements by themselves.
They monitored the Ashura processions and Imam Bargahs in central control room through CCTV cameras installed by the administration at divisional, district and tehsil levels.