Shahbaz reviews law and order situation

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has directed strict security arrangements for the protection of life and property of the citizens during Muharram-ul-Haram.

He was presiding over a high-level meeting to review overall law and order situation in the province and security arrangements for Muharram ul Haram in Lahore on Friday.

The Chief Minister said that all out resources will be provided to Police for ensuring peace and tranquility.

He said that instructions regarding formation of a four-tier security cordon around Muharram-related majalis and processions should be implemented, while proper lighting arrangements should also be made.

He directed that the law against provocative speeches and literature be strictly implemented while stern action be taken without any discrimination against the elements involved in violation of the ban on wall-chalking.

Source: Radio Pakistan