The three-day annual Urs of Abdullah Shah Ghazi (RA) will start from November 6 at his shrine in Clifton.
Besides the deployment of plainclothes policemen, walkthrough safety gates will also be installed at the main entrance, according to the Sindh police chief.
Fayyaz Leghari, the inspector general of police, has directed the Additional IG Karachi to ensure random snap-checking, set up police picketing and depute additional personnel to patrol around the shrine.
The parking area around the mausoleum will be cleared out with the help of the bomb disposal squad.
The SHOs concerned have been ordered to be present within their jurisdictions.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 3rd, 2012.
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