Attock - Religious scholars’ role in maintaining peaceful environment during Muharram ul Haram is of utmost importance. Attock is a peaceful district related to religious harmony and it is hoped that this will be maintained during the forthcoming Muharam ul Haram. SDPO Saddar Circle Muhammad Afzal Lodhi said this while chairing a meeting of Tehsil Peace Committee.

The meeting was attended by Maulana Ghulam Muhammad Siddiqui, Maulana Sher Zaman, Mufti Muhammad Yasir, and President Imam Bargah Punjtani Syed Raza Haidar Naqvi. SDPO Lodhi said that during the forth coming Muharam ul Haram all religious scholars and volunteers have to play their positive role in ensuring peace, religious harmony and brotherhood.

He said body search of those entering Imam Bargahs and processions will be mandatory and no compromise must be made in this context. Mr Lodhi said cooperation with police and other law enforcement agencies is very important during Muharram.

Religious scholars from all sects ensured that they were united and were having complete harmony and unity.