MANSEHRA: The police have arrested seven folks and booked 28 for taking out a Muharram procession in Faculty Doraha space right here with out the administration’s approval.
Deputy superintendent of police Bashir Khan advised reporters right here on Wednesday that the administration had authorised Muharram processions and majalis in session with Shia and Sunni students and issued their schedule however 35 folks took out a procession on their very own, so that they have been booked underneath PPC.
He stated the police have been to offer safety to processions and in the event that they’re taken out with out permission, a legislation and order scenario may happen.
The DSP stated seek for different suspects was underneath manner.
In the meantime, the excise and taxation division has sealed a tea processing plant over the failure of a multinational firm, which operates it, to pay Rs2.5 million skilled tax.
“We served a number of notices on the corporate for tax fee, however to no avail, and due to this fact, the plant was sealed,” district excise and taxation officer Hamar Khan Jadoon advised reporters on Wednesday.
He stated the plant can be allowed to renew operation solely after dues have been cleared.
Printed in Daybreak, August 27th, 2020