Youm-e-Ali (R.A) being observed across country

Islamabad: Youm-e-Ali, the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib (RA), has been observed today on 21st Ramadan with full religious dedication and strict precautionary measures due to the prevailing third wave of COVID-19 pandemic.

Some mourning processions are being taken out in different cities of the country amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Severe security steps have been taken by the government with the deployment of thousands of military, paramilitary and police forces to avoid any untoward incident.