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Haram

In Islam, anything forbidden. For example, eating pork is considered haram. This is important in finance and economics because many investments, notably futures contracts and anything involving interest, are haram. See also: Islamic finance.
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However, final decision in this regards will be announced after Muharramul Harram.
The Ulemas gave their suggestions for peaceful observance of Muharram ul Harram. The Secretary Auqaf directed the departments' concerned to take measures in light of the suggestions.
He gave a presentation on the routes of processions in Shadman, Walled City, Model Town and other areas of city and said that all the concerned departments are on board and arrangements are completed to meet any situation on 10th Moharram ul Harram.
However, the dates of the festival were changed in reverence of observance of Muharram ul Harram.
Ali Zaidi said that there is no reason to stop cleanliness campaign before taking it to logic end while it has been stopped only due to Muharram ul Harram.
He said that patchworks of the roads on the roots of Muharram processions, cleanliness, removal of the encroachments and other necessary arrangements would be made for the smooth observance of Muharramul Harram.
DI KHAN -- The District Police Officer Dilawar Khan Bangash Monday said no compromise would be made on security and maintaining peace in the district during Muharram ul Harram.
SHIKARPUR -- Sarfraz Nawaz Shaikh, the SSP Shikarpur, issued strict direction to maintain law and order situation in Shikarpur especially during Muharram Ul Harram and thoroughly briefed the police personnel in a meeting held at his office, here on Tuesday.
PESHAWAR -- Secretary Department of Auqaf Farukh Saer Thursday convened a high level meeting of Ulemas, district administration and police department here to review security arrangements for the holy month of Muharram ul Harram.
RAWALPINDI -- Civic administration while keeping in view the security concerns during Muharram ul Harram has imposed ban on entry of 23 firebrands Ulema in the city besides issued ban orders on speeches of nine religious Scholars.
Sialkot -- Deputy Commissioner, Muhammad Tahir Watto on Wednesday stressed Ulemas of different thoughts to play their key role for unity, love, mutual harmony and for maintaining peace during Moharram ul Harram. He expressed these views while chairing a meeting of District Peace Committee here at DC office.
In keeping above mentioned targeted bomb blasts it was decided to close the exit and the entrance points of Shikarpur district on 9th and 10th Muharram Ul Harram besides control rooms have also been established to monitor all of the activities of various parts of the city while 1638 police personnel and Rangers personnel have been deployed to cope with any untoward situation while Municipal Committee, Sukkur Electric Supply Company [SEPCO] Shikarpur directed to maintain cleanliness and change the timing of load shedding during Muharram Ul Harram and maintain the lighting system on the routes of processions.