The Ashoora-e-Muharram was observed with due reverence and solemnity in various parts of the country.



  • The day marks the martyrdom of Prophet Muhammad’s grandson, Hazrat Imam Hussain, and his companions, who laid down their lives for upholding truth, righteousness and justice in Karbala.
  • Tazia processions were taken out to mark the occasion which were buried later in the evening at designated places.
  • Majlis or religious meetings were also organised where religious scholars highlighted various aspects of Karbala incident.