DDC reviews Urs arrangements at Sonwar
Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Farooq Ahmad Lone, Saturday visited Hazrat Syed Yaqoob Sahib's (RA) shrine at Sonwar here to review arrangements for forthcoming Urs Mubarak.
The Urs will be observed on January 14 followed by night long prayers.
He directed the officials to ensure arrangements including uninterrupted power supply, adequate safe drinking water supply, medicare facilities, fire fighting measures, transport facilities for devotees, sanitation measures at the shrine.
The DC directed the police and traffic officials to ensure proper security and traffic regulatory measures on routes leading to the main worship places where large congregations are expected.
He directed the SMC and PDD officials to ensure repair of defunct street lights on all routes leading to the worship places on priority.
The DC called for synergized efforts among the concerned for smooth conduct of the Urs.