Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has expressed satisfaction over the peaceful culmination of Ashura processions throughout the country. The Prime Minister praised the personnel of law enforcement agencies for their untiring efforts to maintain peace and ensure security during Muharram. The Prime Minister said that an inquiry has been ordered into the terrorist attack in Dera Ismail Khan where innocent civilians lost their lives and has directed that those responsible for incident should be brought to book. The Prime Minister thanked all the federal and provincial agencies including the armed forces, provincial governments and provincial and regional officials responsible for maintenance of law and order for their hard work. The Prime Minister also appreciated the Interior Minister Rehman Malik for taking measures and successfully overseeing and monitoring of the security situation for ensuring peace during Ashura.