Karachi June 17 (TNS): The martyrdom day of Hazrat Ali (AS) Youm-e-Ali is being observed across the country with religious reverance on Saturday
Youm-e-Ali processins are being taken out in various cities of the country .
The M.A. Jinnah Road of Karachi has been blocked for traffic while a heavy police contingent has been deployed along the main route of the Youm-e-Ali procession in the city.
The Sindh government issued notifications on Thursday banning pillion riding and the use drones for media coverage.
Around 5,570 police personnel have been deployed across the city to ensure security of the participants of the procession.
The central procession in Karachi will be taken out from Nishtar Park and will conclud at Hussainian Iranian Imambargah in Kharadar.