Rawalpindi - City Police Officer (CPO) Humayun Bashir Tarar on Thursday held a meeting with religious scholars and traders to review and discuss security plan being made to guard Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW) processions in the city.

The meeting was attended by District Coordination Officer (DCO) Sajid Zafar Dall, President Millad Committee Sheikh Tariq Masood, President Anjuman-e-Tajran Rawalpindi Shahid Ghafoor Paracha, Allama Izhar Shah Bukhari, Raja Asif Ali Khan, Syed Chiragh Shah, Khateeb Jamia Masjid Rawalpindi Hafiz Iqbal Rizvi and Zahid Shah Kazmi.

During the meeting, issues related to the security arrangements came under detailed discussion while the traders and religious scholars also gave their suggestions to make the security arrangements more strengthened.

Addressing the participants, CPO Humayun Bashir Tarar said that police were all set to provide foolproof security to Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW) processions in the city. He asked the traders and committees to observe rules and regulations in order to avoid any mishap. Sharing the SOP of the security plan, the CPO said that the entry of all the vehicles loaded with musical instruments would be banned whereas heavy traffic such as trucks and trolleys would also not be allowed to enter the processions. He also said that the religious scholars should not deliver hatred speeches, adding that all the processions would start and culminate on time. CPO Tarar also stressed that all the processions should be taken out on their specific routes.

Meanwhile, CPO Humayun Bashir Tarar and DCO Sajid Zafar Dall assured the participants that their suggestions would be followed in order to maintain law and order situation on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW).

Similarly, the traders and religious scholars also pledged that they would fully cooperate with police and other law enforcement agencies to avoid any untoward incident.