Ramzan commences with religious fervour

QUETTA: Great hustle and bustle was evident at the mosques during Isha prayers and Taraveeh marking start of holy month of Ramzan Wednesday night.

According to details holy month of Ramzan began with taraveeh at mosques. Large number of faithful attended taraveeh prayers at Isha.

Security arrangements have been firmed up during Ramzan. More than 20 mosques and imam bargahs have been declared as sensitive in the city. Special arrangement shave been made to meet any untoward incident and FC personnel and policemen have been deployed at the mosques and imam Bargahs.

On the other hand profiteers have started looting people by enhancing rates of commodities. Rates of goods such as dates, mangoes, water melon, melon, Cherries have been doubled and there is none to ask why it is being overcharged. Prices of meat and mutton, drinks, syrups, lemons, vegetables, tomatoes, yogurt, milk, sweet. No official rate lists are seen at any shop.