KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, in a meeting with religious scholars here at CM House, has directed divisional administration and the police to take necessary measures to facilitate celebration of Eid Milad-un-Nabi with religious fervor.
“I want the city to remain neat and clean and appropriate security arrangements be made for the Milad procession,” the Chief Minister said while chairing a meeting on Saturday.
The meeting was attended by provincial ministers, Saeed Ghani, Nasir Shah, Fayaz Butt, Administrator KMC Murtaza Wahab, IG Police Mushtaq Maher, Home secretary Qazi Shahid Parvez, Commissioner Karachi Iqbal Memon, Additional IG Karachi Yakoob Minhas, Secretary LG Najam Shah, and MD Water Board Asadullah Khan.
The Inspector-General of police and Additional IG Karachi told the chief minister that they have held several meetings with religious scholars to work out security arrangements.
Similarly, Administrator KMC said that he had held meetings with the Ulema organization and on their advice patchwork in different areas and repair of drains have been carried out.
On the occasion, the religious scholars put forward their suggestions so that Eid Milad-un-Nabi gatherings and processions could be held with religious fervour and peacefully.
The chief minister announced that after October 20 he would organize a `Mahfl-e-Milad’ at CM House in which religious scholars would be invited.
The chief minister said that 1230 Milad mehfils and 1,127 processions would be held all over Sindh and their security arrangements have been made and they would be provided necessary facilities.