Inspects dev works, facilities for devotees
JAMMU, DEC 20: Minister of State for Hajj and Auqaf, PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control, Power, Industries and Commerce, Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi today visited various shrines in and around Jammu city and took stock of the developmental works and other facilities available for the visiting devotees.
These shrines included Ziarat Peer Baba Panjpeer Manda, Hazrat Baba Sharaf ud-Din at Tawi bridge and Hazrat Peer Baba Roshan Shah Wali (RA) Gumat.
The Minister was apprised about the facilities being put in place for the visiting devotees and new infrastructural facilities being developed by the Department.
The Minister directed for immediate replacement of damaged lights with LED lights and installation of stabilizer at Ziarat Peer Baba Panjpeer Manda to ensure uninterrupted power supply to the shrine. He also instructed for immediate renovation of pathway in the premises and maintaining cleanliness in and around the shrine. The Minister asked the caretakers to take proper care of the Auqaf properties.
At Ziarat Baba Sharaf ud-Din, the Minister asked for immediate repairs and face-lifting of the shrine.
During his visit to Hazrat Peer Baba Roshan Shah Wali (RA) at Gumat Jammu, the Minister was apprised about the facilities available for the devotees. The Minister expressed satisfaction over the working of the caretakers.
Andrabi also paid obeisance at these shrines and prayed for peace, prosperity and welfare of the State.
Chief Executive Officer, Auqaf Islamia, Raj Muhammad, Administrator Auqaf Islamia Jammu, Wasim Raja Khan and other Senior Officers of Auqaf accompanied the Minister during his tour.