FAISALABAD: A control room to monitor Muharram processions in the district has been established at Deputy Commissioner office. The staff of different departments including district administration, police. Rescue 1122, civil defence, WASA, Solid Waste Management Company, FESCO, PTCL, Health and others will perform duty in the control room round the clock in three shifts to cope with any eventuality, said district administration spokesperson here on Wednesday. He said on Deputy Commissioner Sardar Saifullah Dogar’s directions, maps of processions’ route have been displayed in the control room which will monitor entire Muharram activities through 150 CCTV cameras in Faisalabad. He said special LED TVs have been installed for monitoring news about Muharram in the control room.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 6th, 2019.