Youm-e-Ashur observed across the country peacefully
Processions taken out in many cities to pay homage to Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and other martyrs of Karbala
Youm-e-Ashur was observed across the country peacefully as mourners paid tributes to the supreme sacrifices offered by Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his seventy two diehard companions against a tyrant ruler in Karbala, Iraq.
The Ashura processions taken out from different localities of Islamabad culminated peacefully after passing through their traditional routes.
In Rawalpindi, the main mourning procession was taken out from Imambargah Colonel Maqbool Hussain and terminated at Imambargah Qadeemi.
In Lahore, the main procession was taken out from the Nisar Havali and terminated at Karbala Gamay Shah after passing through its traditional routes.
In Karachi, the main Youm-e-Ashur mourning procession of Alam, Tazia and Zuljinnah was taken out from Nishtar Park and concluded at Hussainia Iranian in Kharadar, after passing through its traditional routes.
Youm-e-Ashur was peacefully observed in Khyber Pakthunkhwa as scores of Tazia, Alam and Zuljinah processions were taken out from Imambargahs.
During mourning processions and Majalis, scholars paid homage to Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions.
Similarly, Alam, Zul'jinnah and Tazia processions were brought out from Imambargahs which culminated at their fixed spots after marching through their traditional routes in Muzaffarabad and all ten district headquarters of AJK.
In Quetta, the main procession was taken out from Alamdar Road.
In Gilgit, the main procession was taken out from Markazi Imamia Masjid which passing through main bazaar terminated at the same place.