NAROWAL: The Sialkot police registered a primary data report (FIR) beneath sections of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) in opposition to 30 folks for an alleged assault on the principle Chehlum procession.
In line with the FIR registered with the Hajipura Police Station, dozens of devotees have been going to the Shahabpura Street to take part in the principle procession of the Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS).
A bunch of individuals armed with iron rods and weapons tried to forcibly cease the pilgrims close to the Alam Chowk of Shahabpura. The armed males pelted the pilgrims with stones and opened fireplace on them.
Video clips, shared on social media, confirmed a gaggle of males, holding golf equipment and weapons, ready for the procession to reach. Because the procession acquired close to, they opened fireplace, raised slogans and attacked its members with golf equipment.
Consequently, Muhammad Azam, Ghulam Shabbir, Syed Hasan Ali, Mudassar Ali, Ghulam Abbas, Muhammad Jameel, Ali Jafar, Muhammad Naeem, Muhammad Nawaz, Saqlain Ali, Ali Zaman, Azmat Ali and Shahbaz Ali have been injured as a consequence of pelting stones on pilgrims.
Sialkot District Police Officer Faisal Kamran instantly reached the spot together with a heavy contingent of police and the attackers fled from the spot.
Rescue 1122 gave first help to the injured and shifted them to the Authorities Sardar Begum Hospital.
Hajipura police registered an FIR beneath the provisions of terrorism in opposition to 30 suspects, together with Khalid Mehmood, Muhammad Zubair, Muzamil, Umair Muawiyah, Muhammad Wasim, Zainul Abedin and Maulvi Qaiser.
District Police spokesman Khurram Shahzad mentioned the evil components who disturbed the peace and order of the town could be handled strictly.
Printed in Daybreak, September 18th, 2022