As many as 848 officials have been assigned guard duties at 563 mosques and Ramazan Bazaars during the month of Ramazan.
Police spokesman Aamir Waheed said five SPs, 12 DSPs, 21 inspectors, 17 sub inspectors, one assistant sub inspector, four head constables and 588 constables will perform security duties.
He said that in Lyallpur Town, 130 constables, two head constables, one ASI, four Inspectors, three DSPs and one SP would be on duty at 144 mosques. He said 130 constables, one head constable, five SIs, three inspectors, three DSPs and an SP would protect 127 mosques in Iqbal Town.
He said 157 constables, one head constable, four SIs, four inspectors, two DSPs and one SP would perform security duties at 153 mosques in Madina Town.
He said 74 constables, five SIs, one inspector, two DSPs and one SP would be on duty at 70 mosques in Jaranwala Circle.
He further said that 97 constables, 9 Inspectors, two DSPs and one SP would perform security duty at 561 mosques of Saddar.
The spokesman said as many as 200 police officials including 125 constables and five inspectors along with 48 jawans, five ASIs, five SIs and one inspector of the Elite Force would perform security duty at 25 Ramazan Bazaars in different parts of Faisalabad.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 11th, 2013.