The three day 747th Annual Urs of famous Saint Syed Ali Asghar Shah alias Sakhi Jam Datar would start from November 12, 2018 at town Jam Sahib.
Presiding a meeting to review arrangements of Urs here Thursday Deputy Commissioner Abrar Ahmed Jaffar said that it was necessary to spread the message of Saints in order to vanish hatred from the society. He said that a management committee to ensure proper arrangements of Urs would be formed.
He said that Malakhra- a traditional form of wrestling in Sindh, horse race, Kabbadi and musical programs would be arranged for the Urs. He instructed concerned officials to ensure necessary facilities for the pilgrims visiting Shrine on the occasion of Urs.
Police would be deployed for protection of visitors and no compromise would be made on security, he stated and instructed to install walk through gates at the entrance of Shrine.
The DC directed health department to arrange medical camps and ensure availability of doctors, paramedical staff, necessary medicines and ambulance at Basic Health Unit round the clock.
He said that Health Department shall arrange camp for screening test and vaccination for Hepatitis.
Assistant Commissioner Taluka Daur was instructed to maintain cleanliness in the limits of Dargah, removal of encroachments and availability of clean drinking water for the devotees.
The DC said that agriculture and business exhibition would be arranged where departments of agriculture, forest, livestock and other government and non government organizations would set up stalls. He asked Hesco staff to avoid load shedding during three days of Urs.—APP