A meeting was held under the chairmanship of Commissioner Karachi, Syed Hassan Naqvi, to review the arrangements for the main procession of Ashura.

All Deputy Commissioners, senior officers of Police, Rangers, and civic agencis attended the meeting. Religious scholars and organizers of the processation also participated and presented their suggestions for better arrangements and identified civic issues for solutions.

General Secretary of the Jaferia Alliance Syed Shabbar Raza Rizvi also attended the meeting. It was decided that foolproof security would be provided on this occasion. The meeting was also decided that civic authorities would ensure the cleanliness of the routes of the main processation and other prcocessasions, installation of street lights and resolution of sewerage issues would also be ensued at Imambargahs and places where majalis are to be held. The Commissioner directed all officials to perform their duties with utmost respect and dedication on this ocassion

The meeting also decided to make special arrangements for traffic management and ensure traffic flow. In this connection, alternative routes and traffic diversions would be provided to ensure smooth traffic flow during the procession.

The Water and Sewerage Corporation will ensure the supply of drinking water for mourners, while the Solid Waste Management Board will make arrangements for cleanliness.

Meanwhile, the Commissioner chaired a separate meeting with field officers of civic agencies. He directed concerned officials to take immediate and priority measures to address issues related to cleanliness, lighting, road maintenance, and sewage disposal in the city, particularly in areas surrounding main procession routes and imambargahs.