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A marriage ceremony was in full swing in village Akbar Kalyar near Nawabshah when celebratory firing was carried out.
Public safety and convenience should be the prime concern of the state, and care should be taken to earmark special venues away from major highways for such celebratory fervour.
The incident came to the fore after a video of celebratory shots being fired went viral on social media.
Nevertheless, reports emerged of celebratory gunfire during the day, and shots could be heard over an evening news report from Sidon.
Patna's senior superintendent of police Garima Malik voiced concerns over the incidents of celebratory gunfire in the state and asked police to be on alert to check such incidents.
Celebratory gunfire is very common in the different parts in the Middle East; particularly in countries with a Bedouin culture and backgrounds like Saudi Arabia and Jordan.
A railway festival was organized at the waterfront recreation area to cater to visitors, including passengers who came by taking the celebratory train.
During Wednesday's hearing, CCPO Qazi Jameelur Rehman told the court that it was unfortunate that the public resort to aerial firing at celebratory events.
He further informed that three women were also injured in celebratory aerial firing and they shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital and Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for treatment.
Lt Col Ali bin Khamis al Araimi, director of crime control at the Criminal Investigations Department said that the police nabbed various people engaging in celebratory gunshots and using firecrackers based on videos that were circulated on social media.
"I just feel shocked and as a connoisseur of single malts, you can expect me to have a few celebratory drinks.
Celebratory gunfire in Lyari, Landhi, Nazimabad, Korangi, Liaquatabad, New Karachi, Gulshan e Jadid and other areas left dozens injured.