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Wednesday February 28, 2024

Strict security measures taken for Raiwind congregation

By Our Correspondent
February 12, 2024

LAHORE:Police have taken extensive security measures to ensure the protection of attendees coming for religious gathering at Raiwind and Sunday worship in churches.

Policeman stands guard in Lahore. — AFP/File
Policeman stands guard in Lahore. — AFP/File 

All possible means were being employed to safeguard the lives and property of the citizens. This was stated by Capital City Police Officer Lahore Bilal Siddique Kamyana in a statement issued here on Sunday. The CCPO stated that a checking mechanism has also been enforced on the city's entry and exit points, while high alerts have been maintained for security at churches, and other important locations, including Raiwind Tablighi Ijtima.

Meanwhile, senior officers reviewed the security arrangements at churches, Raiwind Tablighi Ijtima, and other important locations in their respective areas on Sunday. Similarly, the dolphin squad, PRUs and elite force teams continued patrolling around the venues of Raiwind Tablighi Ijtima and churches on Sunday. Traffic police staff continued their duties to facilitate the movement of participants in Raiwind Ijtima.