First phase of Raiwind congregation ends
Participants pray for triumph of Islam and national security
Devotees at the annual Tablighi Ijtema in Raiwind.–AFP
The first phase of the Raiwind Ijtima (congregation) concluded with rapturing moments as participants were seen indulging in supplications seeking triumph of Islam and praying for the country’s security.
After the conclusion of the first phase, the people started going back.
The gathering is consisted of two phases. Due to corona, the gathering has been limited in number and it has been held in phases for the last two years.
The second phase will start on November 11 and end on Nov 14. Delegates from Kohat, Orakzai, Adamkhel, Malakand, Bahawalpur, Lodhran, Gujarat, Sialkot and Narwal will participate.
Traffic plan has been prepared, strict security arrangements have been made, more than two thousand personnel including 9 SDPOs, 27 SHOs are on duty under the supervision of three divisional officers.
More than 30 PRU’s and Dolphin teams have also been deployed under the supervision of SP Dolphin.
Seven parking stands, twenty forklifts have also been arranged, walk-through gates have been installed at entrances and exits.
Reporter Shahid Sipra