Takes stock of arrangements for urs of Shah Sadiq Qalandar (RAH)
Ganderbal, 08 Aug: MLA Ganderbal Ganderbal Sheikh Ishfaq Jabbar today visited Lar and Wutlar, to take stock of final arrangements for the Urs Mubarak of Hazrat Shah Sadiq Qalandar (RAH) which will be celebrated on coming Sunday and Monday.
MLA took stock of basic facilities being provided by the concerned department with regard to sanitation, uninterrupted water and power facilities and other civil works of cleanliness in and around the Shrine. During the visit he was informed by the concerned about the arrangements of security, electricity, water supply, cleanliness, fire service, transport and medical aid which have been put in place for devotees in these places (Lar & Wutlar).
During the visit Ishfaq directed the authorities to ensure proper cleanliness in and around the Shrine, separate arrangement for women, necessary arrangement of tents to cover maximum open space around the shrine and matting on the open paths so that devotes get relief from the intense heat while offering prayers.
He also issued directions for water tankers and tap points to be installed by PHE department and mobile toilet vans are also placed by MCG outside the Shrine.
He stressed on the officers that large gatherings are expected at these places and it is important to ensure adequate facilities for the devotees are put in place so that no difficulty will be observed by them.
He also directed to ARTO Ganderbal for the arrangement of buses, parking and check overloading during these two days of Urs Mubarak.
MLA was accompanied by ADC Ganderbal, CMO Ganderbal, Tehsildar Lar, ARTO, Official’s of Wakaf Board and other officers from concerned departments.