Sat, Oct 24, 2015, 03:55 PM
A huge gathering of Muslim youth dressed in black, riding an elephant and camels, participated in the rally, on the occasion of Muharram, in the old city are of Hyderabad today. A few of them, performed the 'Matham,' or chest beating, while chanting sacred hymns. Crowds gathered on roadsides to watch the 'mourners.' Police arranged tight bandobust in view of the procession. Meanwhile, Hindus and Muslims have been observing Muharram from the past 400 years in Hyderabad, in the best example of communal harmony.