"Abdul Mahdi" comment on the stampede in Karbala
Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi announced that there was a follow-up to the stampede during the religious visit at the shrine of Husseini, and an alert to senior officials to implement the required measures.
He said in a press statement: "With more sadness and sorrow, we and our people were saddened by the stampede during the Ashura commemoration ceremony, which led to the death and injury of a number of visitors in the [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] province of [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] , which received millions of visitors."
He added: "Since the first moments of the incident with the thresholds Husseinieh and Abbasiya, security forces and the Ministry of Health and local government, we followed the procedures and to verify the integrity of all regulatory decisions and steps taken."
[url=https://www.thebaghdadpost.com/ar/Story/t/82334/%D8%B9%D8%A8%D8%AF %D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D9%87%D8%AF%D9%8A]Abdul-Mahdi[/url] pointed out that "senior government and security officials and from the province went to the scene of the incident and to hospitals, and all of them in cooperation with visitors and families and those on the thresholds Husseinieh and Abbasiya all the necessary measures to control the situation and treat the injured professionally and smoothly."
In the statement, [url=https://www.thebaghdadpost.com/ar/Story/t/82334/%D8%B9%D8%A8%D8%AF %D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D9%87%D8%AF%D9%8A]Abdul-Mahdi[/url] extended "sincere condolences and sympathy to the families of the victims."
The Ministry of Health announced the killing of 31 people and wounding dozens, following incidents of stampede and suffocation during a religious ceremony in the province of Karbala, south of Baghdad.
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