The main processions of the 9th Muharram-ul-Haram ended in D I Khan peacefully amid tight security arrangements, here on Monday.
The First main procession of the 9th Muharram-ul-Haram started at 7:00 AM from DI Khan’s Old and Central Imam Bargah BammunShah which followed its traditional routes and passed through Hashmi Chowk, Hussaini Chowk, Imam Bargah Fazal Abbas, Imam Bargah Yalla Shah, Imam Bargah Hazrat Abbas, Hydari Chowk, Alamdar Chowk, Imam Bargah Haider Shah Shirazi and ended at Jamia Masjid Lato Faqir (Hazrat Ali) at 12:00 PM. The processions from other Imambargahs in the city also joined the main procession at different points.
During the processions, the mourners recited Nohas and beat their chests for the martyrs of Karbala.
Langar and Niaz (meals) and Sabeel-i-Hussain (water distribution) were also arranged at different points on the way of the processions.
In Dera Ismail Khan, there are 3 big processions on the 9th of Muharram
The first main procession has started from the main and ancient Imambargah of DI Khan, BammunShah and ended at Jamia Masjid Lato Faqir (Hazrat Ali) at 12 o’clock on the day.
The second Tazia procession took out near Liaquat Park after 2 pm and ended at Imambargah Samandah at around 4 pm.
While the third main mourning procession will be started at around 9 pm from the Main Imam Bargah BammunShah and passing through its traditional routes carrying 2 Tazias from KapasWali Street and 2 Tazias from PongranWali Street will pass through different areas of the city throughout the night and will end at Imam Bargah BammunShah around 4 AM.