BANDIPORA, OCTOBER 31: Assistant Commissioner (Revenue) Bandipora, Masrat Hasham Tuesday convened a meeting to finalize arrangements for forthcoming Urs of Hazrat Sultan-ul-Arifeen Sheikh Hamza Makhdoom (RA).
The Urs shall be observed from November 01 wherein supplications, sermons and night-long prayers would be held across main mosques and shrines in Kashmir.
During the meeting, PDD authorities were asked to ensure curtailment-free power supply to the Aham-e-Sharief shrine and its surrounding area, where a large number of devotees are expected on the Urs day. The Transport department was directed to ensure that adequate transport facilities are provided to devotees visiting the shrine.
The Health Department was instructed to ensure free medical aid facilities in the vicinity of the shrine.
The ACR further directed the Police and Traffic departments to ensure proper security and effective traffic regulation measures on routes to the shrine and instructed the SMC and PDD officials to ensure all street lights are functional, besides ensure proper illumination and sanitation measures.
Officers from Police, Traffic, Revenue, PDD, PHE, Health, and SMC besides Wakf Board representative were present in the meeting.