Shikarpur police train 200 scouts for Muharram processions

SHIKARPUR: Shikarpur police organized a training program to fight off terror threats in Shikarpur here on Friday.
In this regard Shikarpur Police is training to approximately 200 scouts and volunteers, conducted under the command of SSP Shikarpur Umar Tufail in Police Headquarters, testing their tactical response to emergencies during Muharram Processions, trained in a staged scenario that pitted them against a group of marauding attackers.
These scouts get civil defense training, awareness campaign how to identify terrorist elements around the processions like physically tackling a suicide bomber and keeping an eye on suspicious element.