Jharsuguda: On the occasion of Muharram, several peaceful processions of mourners were taken out here on Saturday. The mourners gathered in large numbers in areas such as Mangal bazaar and Hatli para. In this event, Maulana of Banaras, Tafsir Abbas had visited Jharsuguda. They had taken out there procession from Hatli para , which had taken around the whole town. Muharram also marks the Islamic New Year for both Muslim communities, Sunnis and Shias.